December 17, 2022

Former Mayor of Belmopan stands aside from candidacy for United Democratic Party

Belisle was believed to be a protégé of former representative John Saldivar, though they were more recently reported to be at odds. On social media, Belisle [...]
December 17, 2022

By narrow majority, UDP National Party Council overrule Special Committee decision; John Saldivar back in Belmopan race

Thus, the December 2 decision of the Special Committee to disallow his candidacy is overruled, and he can contest the Belmopan convention on February 5.
December 17, 2022

UDP meets in National Party Council to finally decide the fate of John Saldivar

And the party’s second-largest decision-making body, the National Party Council, meets today, eight days before the 25th, to decide whether to overturn the narrow 4-3 decision [...]
December 13, 2022

Patrick Faber calls out UDP on John Saldivar’s corruption issue

And while he said he would refrain from going after Saldivar specifically, Faber noted that it’s not just him that the party needs to sweep out, [...]
December 11, 2022

Opposition Leader Shyne Barrow extends thanks to Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness for political advice

Barrow attended the forum, which is a gathering of соnѕеrvаtіvе аnd mоdеrаtе роlіtісаl раrtіеѕ fоundеd іn 1983, from December 6-9, where he met with senior politicians [...]
December 7, 2022

Leader of the Opposition Shyne Barrow goes to Washington for forum of International Democrat Union (IDU)

The IDU is an alliance of conservative and moderate political parties founded in 1983. Belize’s United Democratic Party (UDP) describes itself as a conservative, centre-right political [...]
December 7, 2022

Dr June Young is new United Democratic Party standard bearer for Cayo South

By Aaron Humes: The United Democratic Party (UDP) continues its slate of endorsement conventions for candidates that were not contested in their constituencies during the applications [...]
December 7, 2022

John Saldivar puts fate in hands of UDP National Party Council

According to Channel 7 News, the NPC will meet via Zoom on December 17 to consider, per an internal party notice, “the single item of the [...]