Confessed Thieves Enrolled in Apprenticeship Program

On Monday of this week, Mr. Anthony Ortiz, 30, and a 17 year old male minor, were remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann-Marie Smith after pleading guilty to theft for shoplifting fifteen dollars’ worth of M&M chocolates and Snickers bars from the Puma Gas Station...

15 More Years of Jail for Mr. Glenford Ferguson, Jr.

Mr. Glennford Ferguson, Jr., and his supporters had expected him to leave the Supreme Court of Justice Troadio Gonzalez a free man today. He was found guilty of manslaughter rather than murder last Thursday by a jury in the February 2007 death of Koffi Beeks in Ladyville and...

Belmopan Woman Gets Mauled by Pitbulls, ‘Black Chiney’ Comes to the Rescue

It is said that dog is man’s best friend, but yesterday evening in Belmopan, it turned into man’s worst enemy when two pit-bulls ravaged a young woman, leaving her hospitalized. Our Reporter Emanuel Pech filed the following Report. A relatively peaceful afternoon in...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Focus on Human Rights

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, today launched its national consultations on the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR). The ICCPR is a multilateral treaty adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in December of 1966, and came into force in March...

Belizean Women Featured on the Globalfantasies Tourism Website, Speak Out

Earlier this week, we told you about a website advertises itself as being “…the world’s leading premier erotic adult sex vacation company advertising and features Belize as one of the those hotspots. Globalfantasies.com purports to be selling sex with women, men and even groups...

BDF Corporal, Suffering with a Malformation on the Brain

Mr.  Norman Rodriguez looks like your typical 32 year old, he has served in the Belize Defense Force for 13 years and is currently a corporal within the armed institution. Rodriguez’s story though, is far from average, he is battling with  an arterio-venous malformation on...

Jamaican Artist DJ Nicholas is Back in the Jewel

Today in Belize City we caught up with a Jamaican Christian DJ, Nicholas Eccleston who goes by the stage name DJ Nicholas. Nicholas, who is stranger to Belize, was invited to minister across the country. He tells us about his visit.. DJ Nicholas:- Christian Musician and Singer   ...