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Opposition Leader Dismisses Potential Challenger in Mesopotamia Division

“I’ve never heard of him”: that was the Leader of the Opposition’s response to whether
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UDP Accuses Agriculture Ministry of Neglecting San Carlos Carrot Farmers

The United Democratic Party is accusing the Ministry of Agriculture of neglecting carrot farmers in
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UDP Condemns Government’s Telecom Switch, Cites Potential Nationalization Sabotage

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has weighed in on the government’s switch from digi to
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UDP Calls for Public Utilities Minister’s Resignation

The United Democratic Party (UDP) issued a release on Friday, calling for the removal or
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UDP Campaign Donation Scandal Raises Calls for Campaign Finance Laws

Another bombshell dropped by Gegg was his allegation that a certain UDP minister requested a
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Former Area Rep Anthony Boots Martinez Vows to Finance Legal

But how will Martinez finance his legal battle for the recall petition? Martinez says that
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PUP Postpones Decision on Toledo East Seat

Today, the People’s United Party was to make a decision on how they will fill
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UDP Objects to Salary Cuts for BDF, Warns of National

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has registered its objections on the salary cuts of some
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Shyne Barrow Feels Vindicated Amidst Diddy Controversy

While hip hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs continues to face various accusations in the USA,
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Minister Musa Claps Back at Opposition Leader Over State of

The Minister of Home Affairs, Kareem Musa, is rejecting the Leader of the Opposition’s statements
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Opposition Leader Reflects on Municipal Election Loss, Pledges Party Unity

Leader of the Opposition Moses Shyne Barrow says that he is not discouraged by the
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Anthony Boots Martinez’s Recall Petition Falls Short by 96 Signatures

96 signatures – that is the amount that Anthony Boots Martinez would have needed to
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UDP Supports PEACE Movement’s push for redistricting

The next General Elections should be held sometime next year; however, the issue of redistricting
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UDP Chairman Peyrefitte Open to Stepping Aside If the Party

Over the past few years, the United Democratic Party (UDP) has seen losses in the
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Cabinet Reshuffle Raises Questions About Oversight as Backbenchers Assume Ministerial

On April 3, the Government of Belize announced a reshuffling of Cabinet portfolios which included
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Opposition Alarmed by Minister’s Alleged Political Interference in Corozal Elections

Minister of State, Elvia Vega-Samos is being looked at by the opposition as pulling political
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UDP Chairman Condemns Killing of Coast Guard Member, Calls Attention

UDP Chairman Michael Peyrefitte has condemned the killing of Seaman Apprentice, Charles James.  Peyrefitte was
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Legislature Approves Draft Revenue and Expenditure Estimates

Tonight we can tell you that the proposed Draft Revenue and Expenditure Estimates has been
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Political Drama Escalates: Yellowman Alleges Hit Order from Party Leader

The Brian ‘Yellowman’ Audinett saga has stirred quite the reaction in the entertainment sector as
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Opposition Leader Faces Rebellion within United Democratic Party Ranks

The Opposition Leader Moses Shyne Barrow held a National Party Council Meeting on Saturday to
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UDP Leadership Shake-Up: Senator Replaced Amidst Party Discontent

Following this weekend’s NPC meeting, the LOO moved to replace the party’s Belize Rural Central
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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House Meeting Post-Election: Quiet Opposition, Boastful Government

Today’s House Meeting lasted for about three hours, and surprisingly, there wasn’t much fireworks.  The
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Municipal Councils Begin Swearing in Across Belize

The swearing-in of the recently elected municipal councils has already begun.  Out west this afternoon,
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UDP Leaders Unite Ahead of Municipal Elections

The United Democratic Party’s former and current leaders have joined forces ahead of the municipal
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UDP Councilor Candidate Leslie Zelaya Highlights Business Development Initiatives

On the road to the municipal elections, we’ve featured stories on several candidates vying for
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UDP Unveils Tech-Infused Manifesto Days Ahead of Municipal Elections

There are just days to go until the March 6 Municipal Elections and political parties
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UDP Concludes Nomination Process for Municipal Elections

Wrapping up the nomination process was the United Democratic Party (UDP) which had their turn
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Leader of the Opposition Honored in South Carolina, Receives Recognition

Leader of the Opposition, Moses Shyne Barrow, is in the United States tonight after attending
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No Decision Yet on Charges Against Accused Attorney in Rape

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) is yet to make a decision on whether any
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Education Reform Bill Advances Despite Concerns Over Resource Allocation

Reform in the education sector was a major topic of discussion at Friday’s meeting of
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UDP Administration to blame for BDF Salary Issue says PM

Another issue was the recent adjustments to the salaries of soldiers of the Belize Defence
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Fiery Exchanges Mark Start of National Assembly Session

As has become the tradition, there were fireworks inside the National Assembly.  Actually, within the
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Belmopan Mayoral Aspirant Denounces Political Mudslinging: Responds to Cheap Shots

The United Democratic Party’s Belmopan Mayoral Aspirant, Jacqueline Burns, says she’s staying away from the
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UDP Chairman says Public Should Stay Out of Police’s Rape

United Democratic Party Chairman, Michael Peyrefitte, says the public should stay out of the police’s
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Opposition Party claims cops failing to keep crime at bay

The opposition believes that crime is out of control despite last year’s record-low number of
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Former Mayor of San Ignacio/Santa Elena Urges Current Mayor to

Former Mayor of San Ignacio/Santa Elena and Cayo Northeast Area Representative Orlando Habet is calling
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Attorney Orson Elrington steps down as UDP’s Legal Advisor

Orson Elrington has stepped down as the legal advisor for the United Democratic Party (UDP). 
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UDP Announces Manifesto Release on the horizon as Municipal Elections

Also preparing for the March 6 municipals is the opposition slate.  This morning on the
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Opposition Leader Barrow Blames Government for Sugar Industry Turmoil

Leader of the Opposition, Moses Shyne Barrow, has attributed the chaos in the sugar industry
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Opposition Leader joins CWU in taking issue with lack of

The Christian Workers Union is not the only entity concerned about the government’s interim board
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Guatemala Seeks Involvement in Belize-Honduras Dispute Over Sapodilla Cayes

Guatemala has applied to the International Court of Justice to be an interested party in
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Opposition Leader Supports Guyana in Ongoing Territorial Dispute with Venezuela

Barrow also weighed in on the ongoing territorial issue with Venezuela and Guyana, reiterating support
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Belize Stands with Guyana: Government Expresses Concern Over Venezuela’s Annexation

The Government of Belize is standing in solidarity with the people of Guyana amidst threats
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Opposition Leader calls PM Briceno “most mentally bankrupt” Prime Minister

Leader of the Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow says Prime Minister John Briceno has lost his
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Opposition Leader Shyne Barrow Calls for Peace Amid Israel Conflict

Leader of the Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow also weighed in on the prayer march for
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Senate Inquiry on Portico-Government Agreement Set to Begin Next Week,

The Senate Inquiry into the now notorious Definitive Agreement between Portico Enterprises and the Government
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PM Briceno Accuses Opposition Leader Barrow of Mocking the Courts

Prime Minister John Briceno believes the Leader of the Opposition, Moses “Shyne” Barrow, is making
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UDP Calls for Resignation of Minister Andre Perez Amidst Sexual

Based on accusations of sexual harassment, the women’s group of the United Democratic Party (UDP)
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UDP calls for Minister Andre Perez to resign

While many in the court of public opinion and from the opposition are calling for
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Are Sexual Scandal In Politics The Norm?

The sexual scandal that is leading in all news outlets this evening is not new
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UDP Chairman asks why Andre Perez matter wasn’t reported to

Another point of contention that Peyrefitte spoke on was the fact that the Prime Minister
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Wendy Auxillou Saga Could Reach Settlement Soon

And, finally on the Wendy Auxillou allegations, reports have reached our newsroom that a settlement
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Minister Julius Espat says 11th Amendment is not an attack

While the opposition insists that the motion was a direct attack on Barrow’s leadership, the
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Speaker of the House Temporarily Vacates Seat as Privilege Motion

Once a privilege motion is filed in the House, it supersedes the current matters and
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UDP Prepares to Endorse Moses ‘Shyne’ Barrow as Leader Ahead

The United Democratic Party is gearing up to endorse Moses “Shyne” Barrow as its leader
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UDP to Cement Barrow’s Leadership with Uncontested Motion at National

During this weekend’s convention, the UDP’s executive body will pass a motion to ensure Barrow’s
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Opposition Leader Calls for Increased Investment in Belize’s Sporting Sector

Belize’s athletes are seeing major success in regional competitions. In recent months, Belize’s national teams
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Who is Protecting Our Women ?

On the heels of the Moralez murder this weekend, the United Democratic Party issued a
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Patrick Faber reinstated as Collet Division Leader for UDP

After being put through the ringer of public scrutiny and political blows, Patrick Faber is
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UDP Chairman says Pm Briceno should have kept his mouth

Prime Minister John Briceno has taken some flack this past week over a comment he
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John Saldivar says he is innocent and will be challenging

Tonight, John Birchman Saldivar is fighting back and says he is innocent of all the
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John Saldivar says let the people of Belmopan decide

While Saldivar says he will be challenging the US’s decision, he also has to prove
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Former UDP Leader Protests In Front of UDP HQ

Former UDP Leader Patrick Faber has emerged- this time with a handful of supporters in
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UDP Leader says GOB does not prioritize well

The United Democratic Party hosted a press conference this morning at their headquarters in Belize
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UDP Lead Senator criticizes GOB for its handling of Pact

Another issue that was raised was the Government’s decision to accede to the Pact of
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UDP to Endorse Ian Jones for Collet

Ian Jones, the former Director of the National Sports Council, will be endorsed as the
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