It will be a proud moment for Chaguanas when it becomes a city. That's the sentiment expressed by the borough's Mayor Gopaul Boodhan. He says making Chaguanas into a city has been something that its council has been clamoring for. However it was previously voted against by the PNM and ILP.
Former National Security Minister Gary Griffith says the murder rate given by the police service is the one that should be believed and not that of any political party. He says the TTPS's figure will be more accurate but noted that recent concern over that figure may have arisen out of there being at least 20 persons whose cause of death is yet to be determined.
With only one cargo ferry operating between T&T Demi John Cruikshank says at any point in time the lifeline between both islands can be severed and result in catastrophe. The President of the Tobago Division of the T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce says operators of the vessel are functioning under a month to month contract.
The society seems ripe for an implosion/ explosion. That's the view of community activist Clive Dottin after he noted that citizens are complaining of the rise in prices and their inability to meet such costs.
The 6th annual Oncology Conference takes place on Sunday November 13th from 7:30 am. The conference themed "The Genesis of a Legacy" will be hosted by the Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association (TTMA) in conjunction with the Ministry of Health. The conference aims to promote awareness breast cancer awareness and establish screening guidelines and a screening program for T&T.
The last glimpse he got got before retiring to bed showed trends of Donald Trump being ahead in race to be US President, so when he awoke the following morning and saw that Trump had actually won Political Analyst Dr. Winford James said he was disbelieving but not surprised at the result.
Raquel Ghany says she is no stranger to serving the people. The UNC candidate for Maracas Bay/ Santa Cruz/ La Fillette says she has served as a member of the La Pastora Government Primary School PTA and as a board member for the Morvant/ Laventille Regional Life Centre School among other service driven posts. She says being more intact with and providing for the people of the district has driven her to vie for the post of councillor in the upcoming local government elections.
Sweet 100 will be hosting its annual charity drive and Christmas concert “The Gathering”. The Gathering is set to take place on Sunday November 13th at CNMG’s carpark and among the performers is LuJoe and the Gifted. LuJoe and the Gifted dropped by GMTT to give a taste of what we can expect on Sunday.