Daily Archives: March 22, 2013


INTERNATIONALIZATION CAMPAIGN 1

Guatemala refused to resume negotiations until Britain reduced its troop strength in Belize. It was not until 1975, after Belize’s election in late 1974 that the talks resumed. However, Guatemala’s position seemed to have hardened since they were demanding the cession of the southern quarter of Belize in return for recognizing the independence of the rest. This prompted the Belize government to embark on a radically new approach in which it would have to gain the support of the world to its independence. Therefore, the objectives of its internationalisation campaign were: To gain the support of as many nations as […]


UKYP Results are in 1

At the start of the month we brought to you the story of the UKYP election that 14-year-old Belizean Born Ramel Flores, who is in his fourth year at the Portstewart college, was running in the East Londonderry constituency. Well the results are in and here is the data for his division: East Londonderry East Londonderry I, David Clark, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate is as follows: Name of Candidate Number of Votes* David Hunter 8 Anna O’Connor 63 Jack McCann 324 (elected) Ramel […]