A total of 132,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID19 vaccines arrived in Belize on Thursday. These vaccines are provided by UNICEF and the African Union's African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT).
A shocking incident came from Belize island where a 37-year-old woman and her daughter has been killed by the security guard at their home, who then commits suicide after the crime. The incident took place in the Kingspark area early Saturday morning when gunshots were heard by the people.
Belize's Tourism Minister - Anthony Mahler, while addressing the media, stated that in this crucial time of the COVID-19 pandemic, Belize is considered a level one destination by the Centres for Disease Control & Prevention - CDC in the United States, meaning that it is among the safest nation tom visit.
The wife of a British-Belizean businessman, pollster and politician - Andrew Ashcroft Jasmine Hartin, got bail on 29 June 2021 after the Central Prison authorities received confirmation of her meeting the conditions for bail.
Three men from Belize were fatally shot in Tulum National Park, Mexico, on June 24 2021. The victims are from the Corozal District were killed in a massacre that occurred on one of the many Resort beach fronts in that area.
The Ministry of Youth, Sports and E-Governance of Belize has launched a National Youth Needs Assessment Survey, which would intend to gather information from the youth and further use it to form policies.