Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar is expected to announce on Monday afternoon whether the UNC will support the choice of Justice Paula Mae Weekes as the country's next President.
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley delivered his first address to the nation for 2018 themed "Towards A Better Future For All".
Two men are in police custody in connection with a kidnapping attempt.
Come Monday the nation's roads will be busy once again as schools across the country reopen.
A high-level team led by the Minister of National Security Minister Edmund Dillon visited the Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service's Video Conferencing Facility, the Eastern Correctional Rehabilitation Centre and the Immigration Detention Centre to get a first-hand view of the progress of ongoing construction projects at these facilities.
The country's first road fatality for 2018 was recorded in Tobago.
The Murder toll continues to rise, following the discovery of two bodies on Saturday.
In the first instance, the body of a Carapichaima man was found with a bullet wound to the head, dumped in bushes off Chickland Freeport.
The man has been identified as 23-year-old Brandon Khan. A white Mazda 3 car was found abandoned nearby. The discovery was made around midday by a passer-by.
Meanwhile, in the second instance, the mutilated body of a woman was discovered at Orange Grove, Trincity. Her hands and feet were severed, and her face burnt beyond recognition.
Police said the body was in an advanced state of decomposition and clad in an underwear.
The woman remains unidentified.
Investigations are continuing into both homicides.