Shock Over Retired Officer’s Sudden Death While Swimming in Punta

The family and friends of a retired police Officer are still in shock over his
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Authorities Detain Almost Two Dozen Undocumented Migrants Near Belmopan, Western

Tonight, almost two dozen undocumented migrants are detained by Authorities in Western Belize after they
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Weak Opposition Presence Nearly Ends Budget Debate Early

The final day of this year’s Budget Debate ended just before news time, but the
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Heated Exchange Budget Debate as Hon.Patrick Faber Calls Former PM

As is the norm, things got heated today in the House of Representatives after Collett’s
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Opposition Criticizes Government’s Health Insurance Scheme Expansion

Collet’s Area Representative Patrick Faber also rose to criticize the government’s expansion of the National
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Tourism Sector Expects Significant Growth in 2024, Minister Reports

The Ministry of Tourism is expecting a major jump in tourism numbers for 2024, which
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Pickstock Representative Counters Opposition’s Claims on Economic Reports

During his presentation, Pickstock Area representative Anthony Mahler also rebutted the LOO’s claim that the
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Opposition Calls for Transparency in Public Contract Tendering Amid NHI

Leader of Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow says he’s calling on the Minister of Public Service,
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Fort George Representative Defends Government’s Integrity Amid Opposition’s Accusations

And today the Area Representative for Fort George Henry Charles Usher responded to the LOO’s
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Opposition Leader Agrees with Sugar Cane Farmers’ Call for Inquiry

Leader of the Opposition Moses Shyne Barrow says he agrees with the Belize Sugar Cane
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Accident Claims Life in Toledo District

A man is dead, and another is injured following a road traffic incident on the
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United Democratic Party to Analyze Municipal Election Losses

Members of the United Democratic Party will be gathering tomorrow to dissect the massive loss
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44-year-old Eldwin “Bobo” Lewis shot and killed in Belize City

As we reported earlier tonight, forty-four-year-old Elwin “Bobo” was shot and killed in Belize City
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Central American Bank Representatives Collaborate with Belize on Health Sector

Representatives of the Central American Bank of Economic Integration (CABEI) are in Belize to work
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Illegal Road Discovered in Columbia River Forest Reserve Raises Concerns

Since last week, we’ve been covering the issue of illegal roads stretching from Guatemala into
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APAMO Raises Concerns Over Development Near Protected Areas

While the FCD is concerned about the roads leading from Guatemala into protected areas, the
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Foreign Affairs Minister Addresses Past and Future Diplomatic Works

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Francis Fonseca took an estimated hour and a
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BAHA Intensifies Monitoring of Contraband Vegetables Ahead of Easter

The Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA) is cracking down on contraband vegetables. BAHA issued a
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Urgent Blood Donation Needed for Byron Alvarado after traffic accident

The family of Byron Alvarado is asking the public for urgent assistance in donating blood
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Sandhill Resident Remanded for Ladyville Murder

Thirty-five-year-old Sandhill resident Jamie Young has been remanded to the Belize Central Prison over the
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Social Media Exaggeration ? Only One Immigration Officer Detained, Another

The story of six immigration officers detained by Police seemed to have been an exaggeration
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Police Department Investigating Officer’s Domestic Violence Allegations

Police Commissioner Chester Williams says that the department is looking into allegations made by Police
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Internal Probe Initiated: BDF Investigates Attempted Rape Allegation at Price

The Brigadier General of the Belize Defence Force says an internal investigation is ongoing after
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Belize City Council Assigns Portfolios to Council Members

The Belize City Council has announced the portfolio appointments for its council members. The council
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BSCFA Continues Pressure on PM

The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association continues to call on Prime Minister Briceno to force
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Day Two of Budget Debate Concludes in Belmopan

Day two of the budget debate ended just before five o’clock this evening in Belmopan. 
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Julius Espat Highlights Nationwide Works in Extended Budget Debate Address

Cayo South’s Julius Espat took an estimated 85 minutes for his address where he spoke
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Opposition Demands Transparency: Calls for Key Players in National Health

Additionally, in yesterday’s presentation by the Leader of the Opposition, he called on the Briceno
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Belize Observes World Down Syndrome Day

Belize has joined other countries around the world in observing World Down Syndrome Day.  The
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Ministry to Collaborate with Mental Health Unit to tackle suicide

In an exclusive interview with the Minister of Human Development and Families, Dolores Balderamos Garcia,
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Heat Alert Issued by Meteorological Service: Public Advised to Stay

The National Meteorological Service of Belize is issuing a heat alert for tomorrow, March 22. 
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Belizean Youth Ambassadors Begin Cultural Exchange Journey

Yesterday, we told you of the seven Belizean Youth Ambassadors who left the country to
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BSI/ASR Denounces Belize Government’s Sugar Inquiry, Threatens Legal Action

Less than twenty-four hours after the government approved the Terms of Reference for its Sugar
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Prime Minister Caught in Crossfire as BSI/ASR Rejects Sugar Inquiry

And with BSI/ASR’s denouncement of the Commission of Inquiry (COI), it seems Prime Minister John
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Belize Defence Force and Coast Guard Host Women, Peace, and

The Belize Defence Force (BDF), along with the Belize Coast Guard (BCG) launched their annual
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Police Commissioner Recognizes Outstanding Women Officers in Belize

Police Commissioner Chester Williams recognized three women of the department this morning in a ceremony
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Belize Territorial Volunteers Demand Action Over Illegal Road in Chiquibul

The Belize Territorial Volunteers is calling on all environmental stakeholders to take tangible action following
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National Assembly Kicks Off Budget Debate with Lengthy Presentations

In years past, we have seen heated debates around this time when the new budget
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Retired Public Officers Protest in Belmopan Amid Budget Debate

This morning, while parliamentarians debated the budget, members of the Association of Beneficiaries and Retired
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Belize Cabinet Approves National Gender Policy 2021-2030

Member of the House of Representatives, Dolores Balderamos-Garcia has announced the approval by Cabinet for
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Oil Exploration Revives in Belize After Nearly Two Decades

It has been almost twenty years since an oil company struck oil in Belize, but
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Opposition Leader Criticizes Government’s Crime Strategy in Budget Debate

And going back to today’s debate, there were many areas that the area representatives touched
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Deputy Prime Minister Expresses Gratitude Amid to Supporters

And while Opposition Leader Moses “Shyne” Barrow was on the attack, the Deputy Prime Minister
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BSCFA upset over PM Briceno’s comments

The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association (BSCFA) is once again unhappy with the government; this
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Opposition Leader Slams Government’s Budget as Betrayal: Says GOB’s budget

Ahead of tomorrow’s budget debate for the 2023/2024 fiscal year, the Leader of the Opposition,
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Oil exploration continues in Belize

There’s big news brewing for the Belize oil industry, as two companies are expected to
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Chiquibul National Park Shows Signs of Recovery, says FCD

Friends of Conservation and Development (FCD), the NGO that co-manages the Chiquibul National Park, says
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Villager Killed in Road Traffic Incident in Guinea Grass

A Guinea Grass villager lost his life in a road traffic incident this morning. Around
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Guatemalan Truck Driver Escapes Serious Injury in Highway Accident

Truck driver, Tony Duarte, of Guatemalan nationality, escaped serious injuries this afternoon when the truck
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Preliminary Inquiry into Elmer Nah’s Triple Murder Case Stalls

Elmer Nah appeared in court today for his preliminary inquiry on his charge of triple
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Minister of Human Development and Families, Dolores Balderamos-Garcia speaks on

Minister of Human Development and Families, Dolores Balderamos-Garcia, says it is sad to witness extreme
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Belize Disabilities Bill 2024 Nears Introduction to House of Representatives

The Ministry of Human Development has concluded its consultations on the Belize Disabilities Bill 2024
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GLOBE Program Hosts Science Education Training in Belize

Representatives of the Global Learning and Observation to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program are in
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CWU and GOB strike an agreement

After threats of industrial action, multiple meetings, and weeks of negotiating, the Christian Workers Union
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Former Belize City Mayor assaulted by her caretaker

As Belize goes about observing March as Women’s Month, one woman who has had her
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Policewoman Speaks Out on Domestic Violence

Tonight, there is another case of domestic violence; this time a policewoman is the victim. 
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Minister of State Alleges Assault from a member of her

Minister of State for Human Development, Elvia Vega-Samos is alleging that she is in fear
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ComPol Williams rallies for stiffer public fighting penalties

A video of a fight inside Shisha’s Hookah Bar on Newtown Barracks went viral this
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Businessman Aaron Wilson’s Court Appearance Delayed; court had no documentation

Businessman Aaron Wilson showed up to the Belize City Magistrate’s Court today to answer a
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Police Commissioner Provides Update on Belmopan Shooting

Investigators have ruled out the involvement of accused double murderer Robert J. Joseph’s son. Last
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Police Officer Charged with Aggravated Assault

Over the weekend, police in southern Belize arrested one of their own for shooting a
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B.T.L. Begins CEO Search

B.T.L. is in the market for a new chief Executive Officer. The company recently added
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San Ignacio family loses home to fire

A family of six in the Cayo District lost their home to a blaze in
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Belize City Council Administrator Laid to Rest: Tributes Pour in

Belize City Council’s City Administrator, Stephanie Lindo-Garbutt was laid to rest this morning.  We join
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Belmopan City Council Focuses on Citizen Security: Mayor Cawich Reveals

Following the swearing-in on March 12, the Belmopan City Council hit the ground running, with
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Stake Bank Enters Receivership: Feinstein Group’s Ambitious Cruise Port Project

Five years after breaking ground for what was to be a state-of-the-art cruise docking port,
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BSCFA Urges PM Action: Dispute Over Sugar Industry Regulations Sparks

The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association (BSCFA) is calling on the Prime Minister to appeal
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PM Briceno to Meet with CWU Amidst Rising Tensions

The Christian Workers Union (CWU) and Prime Minister John Briceno are expected to meet on
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Guilty Plea: Jared Ranguy pleads guilty to 2012 Triple Murder

After almost 12 years, Jared Ranguy has pleaded guilty to three counts of murder. Ranguy
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Shyne Barrow’s Surprise Meeting: Prime Minister Responds to Unexpected Guest

Yesterday, we told you that members of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association were in Belize meeting
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Bernard Wagner Sworn In for Third Term as Belize City

Belize City Mayor Bernard Wagner was sworn into office for the third consecutive term this
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Galen University’s Eagle Day Engages Community in Educational Festivities

Dozens of citizens and young people who are working towards higher education gathered today at
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Belize to Host CWWA Conference

Belize Water Services Limited joined with several government officials yesterday in a planning meeting for
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Attorney Bryan Neal Found Guilty of Professional Misconduct by General

Attorney Bryan Neal has been found guilty of professional misconduct by the General Legal Council. 
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Final Appeal: Former LICU Manager Takes Case to Caribbean Court

The former manager of La Inmaculada Credit Union, Yolanda Gomez, is making a final appeal
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FFB Partners with Catholic Schools: Agreement Signed for Free Football

The Football Federation of Belize and the National Catholic Primary Schools Principals Associations have struck
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BEL Honors Jose J. Espat: New Substation Named After Longtime

Village, Corozal District, in honor of Jose J. Espat for his remarkable contributions to BEL.
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Ex-Lover’s New Boyfriend Shoots Man

A man is recovering from a gunshot wound after being shot, allegedly, by his ex-lover’s
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Arrest Made in Connection with Belize City Shooting: Suspect Charged

Police have arrested and charged a Belize City man in connection with a shooting earlier
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Brutal Machete Attack Claims Life in Cayo: Investigators Probe Grisly

Investigators out west are probing into a grisly murder that claimed the life of a
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Trio of Police Officers Await Trial for Coerced Sexual Acts,

Three police officers remain on interdiction tonight after they were arrested and charged for wilful
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Haitian-American Businessman Charged with Double Murder and Attempted Murder

Police have charged 59-year-old, Robert Joseph with two counts of murder and three counts of
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Sentencing Deferred Again for Anke Doehm

Anke Doehm, who was found guilty of cruelty to a child on March 4 of
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Belize Postal Services Launches AI-Driven Speed Mail Digitization Project

The Belize Postal Services is stepping up its game with the use of artificial intelligence
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Detained Man Sues Government Over Rights Violation: Alleges Police Abuse

Aaron Wilson, the man who was detained for twenty-two hours and charged with boisterous behavior,
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Constitution and Foreign Affairs Committee Discusses Criminal Justice Bills in

The Constitution and Foreign Affairs Committee met this afternoon in Belmopan to discuss three Bills,
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Briceno Administration Allocates $5M for Low-Income Housing

The Briceno Administration is allocating five million dollars for low-income homes and housing repairs; but
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NEMO Partners with US Task Force for Hurricane Preparedness Training

With hurricane season fast approaching, the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) partnered with the United
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Health Minister Ensures KHMH CT Scan Machine Functionality

Minister of Health and Wellness, Kevin Bernard, paid a visit to the Karl Heusner Memorial
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Family Seeks Answers in Fatal Traffic Incident on Philip Goldson

The family of forty-two-year-old, Ishmarley Clarke, is desperately searching for information into the traffic incident
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Family Appeals for Assistance in Locating Missing Woman with Alzheimer’s

A 70-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s disease has been reportedly missing since last Tuesday, and family
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Institute of Creative Arts Hosts Annual Women in Art Exhibit:

In celebration of Women’s Month, the Institute of Creative Arts (ICA) is hosting an art
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UK Parliamentary Delegation Discusses Key Issues with Belize Officials

Four members of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association are in Belize to meet with members of
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Police Association Criticizes Commissioner’s Handling of Abuse Allegation

The Central body of the Police Association says that Commissioner of Police Chester Williams, was
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Retrial Ordered for Woman Acquitted of Killing Child’s Father in

A woman who was acquitted of killing her child’s father in 2012 appeared back in
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University of Belize Hosts Career Open Day in Toledo Campus

The University of Belize held a career open day at its Toledo campus. The event
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Ismarley Clarke Dies After Traffic Collision

A man is dead following a road traffic incident on the Philip Goldson Highway shortly
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Interdicted Seaman to be Dismissed with Disgrace from the Belize

Former seaman of the Belize Coast Guard, Keyren Lavaun Tzib, has been convicted of attempted
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