PM explains Cabinet Shuffle

Today the media caught up with Prime Minster Barrow at his daughter’s Primary School Graduation Ceremony. Barrow has not appeared on the media since he left the country several weeks ago to seek medical attention. Several issues of concern have risen since then and so the media...

Paul Thompson Defeats Valerie Woods

Paul Thompson is the new PUP Standard Bearer for the Albert’s Division. Thompson came out on top of what could be considered one of the most heated PUP conventions so far. Paul Lopez files this reports. Reporter 1: Albert Street was painted in true blue on Sunday, as the PUP’s...

FAMILY LOSE HOUSE TO FIRE

A wooden home on Freedom Street in Belize City caught fire on Saturday evening. According to reports, 32 year old Alicia Usher told police that about 5:40 p.m on Saturday, she was alerted that her house was on fire. When Usher made checks, she saw here room totally engulfed in...

50 YEAR OLD MAN KILLED BY NEIGHBOR

A 50 year old Belize City resident was shot to death during a dispute with his neighbor. According to Police, 50 Year old Manuel Villanueva was in his yard at about 5:30 p.m. yesterday evening when he got into an argument with his neighbour Manuel Pacheco. As a result of the...

NEMO GIVES CEMO THE GO AHEAD FOR CIVIC CENTER USE

The Minister of National Emergency Management along with CEMO officials have agreed to use the Belize Civic Center as an Emergency Operations Center. Last week, CEMO held its annual press briefing to share what it has been doing to prepare for the Hurricane Season already upon...

MAN IN SOCIAL MEDIA VIDEO RESISTED ARREST SAY CHESTER WILLIAMS

A video surfaced on Facebook yesterday showing three GSU officers using a great deal of force in the process of detaining a Belize City Resident. The video went viral with close to a thousand shares online and over 40 thousand views in one day. GSU officers are seen at the...

TWO CHARGED FOR MOON GROCERY ROBBERY

Tonight two Belize City youths are on remand at the Belize Central Prison after recently turning teenagers and are accused of committing an armed robbery in the city one of many that has occurred over a few weeks of increase in robberies in the city both on the North and...

KING MURDERED IN HATIEVILLE

A 26 year old construction worker was shot to death on the front porch, of the second floor, of his Hattie Ville home. 26 year old Philmore King is Belize’s latest murder victim. King made the news in April of this year when he was busted by Police with approximately 50 pounds of...

MAN SHOT ON FAIRWEATHER ST. WHILE RIDDING BIKE

A 26 year old Belize City man was shot while riding his bike on Fairweather Street yesterday morning. 26 year old Nimrod Fitzgibbon told Police that he had just finished buying food in the area and while riding his someone shot him. Police say that they are investigating it a...

STORE ON CONEY DRIVE ROBBED

There are reports of another robbery in Belize City over the weekend. According to reports, three male persons entered the, Moon Grocery Store on Coney Drive at about 4 p.m. on Saturday evening, one of whom was armed with handgun demanding money. 50 year old, Businessman Guo Jin...

CHESTER RESPONDS TO POLICE COVER UP ALLEGATIONS

One of the top stories that made the news earlier this week had to do with a 13 year old minor who was shot by Police officers over the weekend for pointing a gun at the officers. In an Interview with Chanel 7 earlier this week, a parent of the 13 year old minor insisted that the...

SECURITY GUARDS IN SECURITY VAN ROBBED

A security van carrying four Security Guards was ambushed and robbed on Magazine Street in Belize City early this morning. The guards are all employees of Brint’s Secuirty Company. Police tells us more about this incident  Wilfredo Ferrufino, National Crimes Investigation Branch:...

ERWIN CASTILLO CHARGED FOR BRINT’S SECURITY ROBBERY

Tonight, 35-year-old Erwin Castillo, a well-known Belize City Taxi- Driver, is behind bars after being charged in connection with Wednesday night’s armed robbery of Brint’s Security Chief Supervisor, Jody Rhamdas. According to a report made by 33-year-old Jody Rhamdas, on...

NCFC CONDEMS POLICE DEPARTMENT; CHESTER WILLIAMS RESPONDS

The National Committee for Families and Children issued a press release condemning the recent arrest of the 13 year old minor who was shot by police and later charged for allegedly being in possession of a firearm. Officers say that they shot the minor because he pointed a...

CEMO IS HURRICANE READY

The Hurricane Season was officially opened on Friday of last week. Expectations are that there will be A total of 14 named storms, seven hurricanes and three major hurricanes this season. Yesterday, Belize City’s City Emergency Management Organization [CEMO] held a press...