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Old Road Football Classic at Lucky Strike Field

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- Here are the results from games played so far in the Dickie Hernandez Old Road Football Classic, which...

Pilots of cocaine plane and others remanded further to March 18

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Jan. 15, 2020-- Eight foreigners, from Ecuador, Honduras and Mexico, who were jointly charged with drug trafficking for the importation of...

Amandala 2019 front page review — October to December

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 13, 2020-- Headlines for Amandala’s October 1 issue: • Mysterious jet crash-lands on Blue Creek road. The suspected drug trade executive...

Second phase of Social Security increase comes into effect

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 9, 2020-- Last June the Belize Social Security Board (SSB) proposed an increase of the social security contribution paid by...

Murders and major crimes decreased in 2019

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 9, 2020-- There were 134 recorded murders in 2019. According to police, this constitutes an 8% decrease in the number...

Belize will need to appoint 5 Supreme Court judges shortly

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 9, 2020-- This year, at least 3 Supreme Court justices are scheduled to demit office, and this will create a...

Eight Belizeans on the Queen’s New Year’s Honors List

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 7, 2020-- The Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the London Gazette have released the names of 8 Belizeans who have...

Fire destroys house in Cotton Tree; 11 homeless

COTTON TREE, Cayo District, Tues. Jan. 7, 2020-- A house in Cotton Tree was completely destroyed by fire, leaving 11 persons homeless. An investigation...

BNTU & MOE’s Land Dispute Continues

COROZAL TOWN, Mon. Jan. 6, 2020-- In December, a dispute arose between the National Teachers Union and the Ministry of Education over a piece...

Amandala’s front page headlines in review for 2019

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 1, 2020-- When 2018 closed, Belize had recorded 148 murders and instead of a tranquil beginning to the New Year,...

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Roberto Pott raises alarm that Belize Sailing Association is “taking on water.”

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 14, 2020-- The Belize Sea Scouts has been in existence in Belize since 2004 and functions as a unit within...

Belize says “goodbye” to styrofoam

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- On Tuesday, the Minister of the Environment, Hon. Godwin Hulse, signed off on the Environment Protection (Pollution from...

The road to equal opportunity

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- The National AIDS Commission (NAC) has collaborated with the Caribbean Partnership against HIV & AIDS (PANCAP), the Human...