Many years before Trinidad and Tobago gained independence in 1962, the British had been putting measures in place to ensure that when it did happen, the best person would be running the country.

One of the most highly anticipated events of the Independence Anniversary is the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force Parade.

As the country celebrates its 54th year of Independence on August 31st 2016, two Government Minister shared with C News what Independence Day means to them.

GMTT Host Dike Rostant speaks one on one with construction magnate Emile Elias on Trinidad and Tobago's progress as an Independent nation, his years working with the Family Planning Association, the Cancer Society and the Self Help Commission.

Journalist Dionne Baptiste speaks with broadcast pioneer Ken Gordon, who led the team responsible for transmitting the auspicious events that heralded the birth of our independent nation on August 31st 1962.

On Wednesday Trinidad and Tobago will be celebrating 54 years as an Independent nation. But what does Independence really mean to citizens of T&T?

I’m Every Woman: Cheyenne Fabien

Cheyenne Fabien grew up as the only girl in a group of eight cousins. It may seem as no surprise then that she grew up with tomboyish tendencies, sharing similar interests with her brother and six male cousins.

Next week Trinidad and Tobago will mark another year since becoming an independent nation. In anticipation of this, C News takes a look back and even a look forward in a series we call Celebrating Independence.

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