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Maud Williams High School and Wesley College celebrate graduates

Maud Williams High School and Wesley College celebrate graduates

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. June 14, 2018– In Tuesday’s Amandala, we reported on the graduations of St. Catherine Academy, St. John’s College, and Edward P. Yorke High School, which all occurred in the first weekend in June. [...]

Graduation season begins; SCA, SJC, and EPY celebrate graduates

Graduation season begins; SCA, SJC, and EPY celebrate graduates

BELIZE CITY, Wed. June 6, 2018– The graduation season has commenced, and eager students from all over the country are being,  or will soon be, recognized for their hard work during their school years.  So far, [...]

Hon. Cordel Hyde supports Paul Thompson for Albert

Hon. Cordel Hyde supports Paul Thompson for Albert

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. June 7, 2018– Opposition People’s United Party supporters are fiercely battling in the days leading up to a contested convention to elect a standard bearer to represent the party in the next general [...]

Bowen and Bowen 2018 spelling bee champs

Bowen and Bowen 2018 spelling bee champs

TOLEDO DISTRICT, Mon. June 4, 2018– On June 1, Bowen and Bowen held their 24th annual national spelling bee, and the names of the top three spellers have been announced. Bryce Steur, from Toledo Christian Academy,  [...]

UB unveils new plans

UB unveils new plans

BELMOPAN, Mon. May 28, 2018– For about a year, UB president Clement Sankat has been working on a new plan for the University of Belize (UB). Most of this plan includes the implementation of new programs [...]

Chief Justice to rule on PUP San Pedro municipal election petition

Chief Justice to rule on PUP San Pedro municipal election petition

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 28, 2018– Attorneys representing the Opposition People’s United Party (PUP)’s San Pedro municipal election petition made final submissions today in the courtroom of Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin, who, at the end of [...]

Bruce Davidson’s pickup truck found burnt on Hummingbird Highway

Bruce Davidson’s pickup truck found burnt on Hummingbird Highway

Police do not yet know if remains found in burned-down structures off the Banana Bank road are those of Davidson BELMOPAN, Tues. May 22, 2018– Last Friday, we reported a case of suspected arson on the [...]

Learning to C.O.P.E

Learning to C.O.P.E

On May 9, the Ministry of Education hosted the fifth annual MOE Youth Innovation Challenge competition at the Marion Jones Sports Complex, where St. John’s College High School students Adrian Marshalleck, Junway Lin, Ganriel Hope, Keenan [...]

Sunshine’s claim has no merit, finds Justice Courtenay Abel

Sunshine’s claim has no merit, finds Justice Courtenay Abel

“It seems to me that Sunshine is not seeking to get justice. It is seeking to get a windfall…This court will not allow its process to be used to permit that…” said the judge BELIZE CITY, [...]

Juan Bol, the Maya boy from San Jose, Toledo, who made it to the top

Juan Bol, the Maya boy from San Jose, Toledo, who made it to the top

Juan is a humble youth from San Jose Village who was always determined to be the best at whatever he decided to do. After graduating from PG Methodist Primary School, Juan enrolled at Toledo Community College [...]