Director of the Centre for Human Development Hanif Benjamin says he agrees with the recent to report that the nation’s schools are breeding criminals. Speaking to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh this morning Benjamin explained our schools are not focused on producing the best outcomes for students.
Jacinto Martinez, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Sagicor and Lisa Ghany, Down Syndrome Family Network, speak to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago Ria Roopchandsinghabout their upcoming Phoenix Walk Run. The annual event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017, and will see participants take a lap around the Queen’s Park Savannah. Part proceeds from the Race will be given to Down Syndrome Family Network and The Dyslexia Association of Trinidad and Tobago.
Artiste Royal Dynasty (Moses Charles), who has released a new Reggae track entitled, "Bring Back love again" in collaboration with a Reggae artiste by the name of Jah Small. The pair spoke to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about the song, which aims to highlighting Love and unity in the country, in light of increased violence in the country, abuse against women.
Trinidad and Tobago will be represented by a number of athletes in the upcoming Carifta Games in Curacao on Easter weekend. Head Coach of the T&T CARIFTA Team, Ian Carter, and Antonia Burton, a hurdles coach, spoke to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about some of the performances fans can expect during the competition.
The Media Association of Trinidad and Tobago (MATT) elected a new executive on Saturday. The organisation’s new Vice-President Joel Julien spoke to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about some of the plans the incoming executive has. He explained that one of the Association’s main tasks going forward is to bring in new members and restart discussions on legislation which may affect its members including the cybercrime bill.
Asha Mandela, the Guinness World record holder for the longest Dread Locs in the world, speaks to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about her Natural Hair Care Line. Mandela’s Hair Growth Solutions is made with natural ingredients that encourage hair growth and healthy hair for all hair types.
The stakeholders continue to express its concern about the transportation issues between Trinidad and Tobago. C News’ Patricia Nicholson spoke Dianne Hadad, chairman of the Inter-island Transport Committee of the Tobago Chamber of Commerce, and President of the Tobago Tourism and Hotelier’s Association, Chris James, about the impending withdrawal of the Super Fast Galicia by the owners, International Shipping, in two weeks’ time.
Economist Conrad Enill believes that recent the investments made by BP and Shell in the local energy sector are a positive sign for the economy. Enill, who was speaking to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago Host Dike Rostant, said while there is a need for diversification, continued investment in the energy sector is critical.
Former National Operations Centre (NOC) executive director Garvin Heerah shares his concerns on what he has described as increased levels of crime in Trinidad and Tobago. Speaking on Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago earlier today Heerah said more needs to be done to deal with crime.
Managing Director of HubBox Grocery, Andre Aleong, discusses his new and innovative online grocery store. HubBox Grocery is the first online grocery delivery service in Trinidad and Tobago. They offer thousands of products from local and international and deliver groceries to homes and offices in most areas in Trinidad.