As J’ouvert celebrations came to an end, it was time for revellers to don their costumes for the Carnival Monday jump-up.
The Pierre family does it again, capturing the top spots in the Downtown Ole Mas J'ouvert Competition.
Police were kept busy on Carnival Monday with a number of incidents occurring across the country, including investigating three murders in Trinidad.
There was no shortage of Traditional Mas at the Queen’s Park Savannah on Carnival Monday prior to the Parade of the Bands.
In keeping with the commitment to build the resilience and capacity of Trinidad and Tobago, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) wishes to advise all citizens of multiple public safety tips for Carnival 2018.
It was the reign of the Merry Monarch in the Big Yard at the Queen's Park Savannah where Helon Francis captured his first ever Calypso Monarch title.
Police officers have been busy in the Southern Division over the past four days as their anti crime efforts have seen 156 persons arrested, 198 tickets issued, four firearms, which included two pistols, a revolver and an AR15 assault rifle as well as 24 rounds of ammunition, were seized during the raids.
Nine time Calypso Monarch Chalkdust (Hollis Liverpool) will defend his title in position number 9 at the Dimanche Gras on Sunday night at the Queen's Park Savannah.
A third media conference in the space of four days was held by the top brass of the security forces in relation to an alleged threat to disrupt Carnival.
On Sunday Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon told reporters that he was satisfied by the work done by the security agencies of the country to curtail possible danger during the festivities.
Eleven competitors from across the globe battled it out on Sunday in the finals of the Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge. The bartenders demonstrated their inventiveness and skill using Angostura products like their world-famous aromatic bitters.
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