Anthony Sylvestre Sworn In as Belize’s New Attorney General

Anthony Sylvestre Sworn In as Belize’s New Attorney General

As we have been reporting, Magali Marin-Young has demitted office on June 30, 2023.  Attorney Anthony Sylvestre was officially sworn in today. Her Excellency Dame Froyla Tzalam, Governor General of Belize swore Sylvestre in at an official ceremony at the Belize House.  In attendance was Prime Minister John Briceno. Sylvestre was appointed by the Prime Minister on June 28 with effect on July 1. Sylvestre takes office enjoying the full support of the Prime Minister and Cabinet and has been praised for his extensive knowledge of legal matters as well as his resolve to be a servant of the people. As the outgoing Attorney General, Marin Young said that she hopes the work put in for the Civil Assets and Recovery Bill as well as several other crucial pieces of legislation will continue under Sylvestre’s tenure. 

Related post

IMF Report: Belize’s Economy Shows Remarkable Growth Despite Global Challenges

IMF Report: Belize’s Economy Shows Remarkable Growth Despite Global…

With Belize being a member of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the country is scheduled to periodically undergo assessments by the…
World Bank Joins IMF in Concerns Over Belize’s Public Sector Wage Bill

World Bank Joins IMF in Concerns Over Belize’s Public…

Interestingly, the IMF is not the only one that has expressed concerns over the public sector wages.  While the National Trade…
Repeat Offender: Dangriga Man Faces Rape Charges for Second Time, Victim Only 15

Repeat Offender: Dangriga Man Faces Rape Charges for Second…

Dangriga Police reportedly has a man in custody who is facing rape charges, yet again.  The man whose identity cannot be…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *