Friday, August 18, 2017

Archive for July, 2017

Man Beats Friend to Death

Man Beats Friend to Death

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:31

Monday, July 24, 2017   Marlon Peters, 38-year-old employee of the Ministry of Works, was brutally beaten by his friend and co-worker on the evening of Friday, July 14th, 2017. According to sources close to the family, Peters and his co-worker Errol ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

Sugar Industry at a Crossroads

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:29

Wednesday, July 26 2017   The Sugar Industry Zafra in the North ended on June 16, 2017.  Twenty-three thousand tons less of sugar cane were milled compared to last year but 11,000 tons more sugar was produced. This is a clear indication that the quality of sugarcane delivered by the farmers exceeded ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

Senate Hearings Cancelled

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:29

Thursday, 27 July 2017 This week’s Senate Hearings on Immigration were cancelled by the Senate Select Committee after they could not determine through consensus that the witnesses summoned should testify. These were the audit team members who went into the Immigration Department and pored over their records to find the mass ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
No Arrests in Baby Dumping Case

No Arrests in Baby Dumping Case

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:28

Thursday, 27 July 2017 Belize City Police are still trying to find out the identity of the parents of a baby which was dumped into the canal separating the East and West Canal streets. The nation looked on in horror ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

The Best is Yet to Come

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:27

The people of Belize have been betrayed by the United Democratic Party, voted in on an anti-corruption platform in 2008. It is impossible to reconcile the reckless, feckless, brutally, unabashedly corrupt and worthless Barrow Administration of today with that bold yet humble, humanitarian, righteous, pious Barrow Administration of 2008. It ...

This was posted under category: Editorial  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

If Dah Noh Soh…

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:26

Jason & Mason… There’s this guy who’s always with the bloated Minister from Belmopan. He’s the same fellow who came up big in Immigration and is still going to Church every week to thank the good Lord his name didn’t come up in the Auditor-General’s report. Don’t know how they missed ...

This was posted under category: If Da No Soh  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

Questions to Ministers

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:25

Would the Member for Queen Square and Prime Minister please provide an update on the implementation of UNCAC in Belize? Could he say if there has been any REAL progress or if this commitment to teachers was just another of his famous rhetorical flourishes?   Would the Member for Orange Walk North ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
It’s Official: Bradley’s GONE…

It’s Official: Bradley’s GONE…

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:25

Thursday, 27 July 2017 Darrell Bradley has been playing hard to get in Belize City, ignoring deadlines to submit his name for the mayoral seat. Unfortunately for Bradley, and certainly for the UDP, his hard to get stance has made ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

U.S. Sent Castro a Message

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:23

Thursday, 27 July 2017 After almost two months of having to hear absolutely ridiculous explanations for why the US yanked UDP Minister Edmond Castro’s Tourist and diplomatic Visas, Minister of Foreign Affairs Wilfred ‘Sedi’ Elrington finally provided some clarity this week, which included throwing his colleague completely under the bus. At the ...

This was posted under category: Uncategorized  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Bar Association Moves on CJ Benjamin

Bar Association Moves on CJ Benjamin

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:21

Thursday, 27 July 2017 The Bar Association of Belize has moved against the Chief Justice of Belize, Hon. Kenneth Benjamin over outstanding Supreme Court judgments he has failed to deliver in reasonable time. It was reported last week that at ...

This was posted under category: News Stories  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments