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Organiser: Soca Raff Up 2020 was safe

Gleeson Job, the man behind the ill-fated SOCA RAFF UP 2020, admits there may have been a breakdown in communication, which caused panic among event patrons.

But the Event Manager for The House of Siete asserts that at no time was any patron in mortal danger.

The fete promoter told Guardian Media today that there were enough life jackets available, as well as additional lifeboats, in the event of a serious disaster.

Several DUI arrests in Road Traffic Exercise

The Trinidad and Police Service (TTPS) is issuing another reminder to drivers to “Drive Sober”, especially during this Carnival season.

This, as five people are expected to appear in court today, Tuesday 18th February, on charges of driving  a  vehicle with  breath  alcohol  levels  exceeding  the  prescribed  legal  limit. 

King Sailors return for Dimanche Gras

All of us are sailors who came here from dis­tant lands with sto­ries to tell.

The tales of those voy­ages will be por­trayed on the hats of those King Sailors who will grace the stage at this Sun­day’s Di­manche Gras show at the Car­ni­val City, Queens Park Sa­van­nah.

Panday: Why UNC MPs so riled up about my meeting?

For­mer Prime Min­is­ter Bas­deo Pan­day is cu­ri­ous why some UNC MPs are “so riled” up about his moves to unite small­er par­ties to seek con­sti­tu­tion­al re­form and con­test gen­er­al elec­tions.

He was com­ment­ing af­ter UNC MP Fuad Khan, Roodal Mooni­lal, Rudy In­dars­ingh and Su­ruj Ram­bachan frowned on his plan.

Enterprise shooting victim dies

An unidentified man who was shot in Enterprise on Monday afternoon has died bringing the murder count to 77 as compared to 71 for the same period last year.

Curepe teen missing

The TTPS is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 13-year-old Yazim De Lossaintos Herrera.

Yazim was last seen at her Southern Main Road, Curepe home, around 2:30pm on February 4th.

She was reported missing to the St Joseph Police Station on February 5th.

Yazim is of mixed descent, 5 feet, 2 inches, slim built with a dark brown complexion and curly hairstyle.

King's XI Punjab takes control of Zouks

An­oth­er In­di­an Pre­mier League (IPL) team has tak­en up con­trol of a Caribbean Pre­mier League (CPL) fran­chise with the an­nounce­ment yes­ter­day that the King's XI Pun­jab has tak­en con­trol of the St. Lu­cia Zouks.

This was re­vealed by Chief Op­er­a­tions Of­fi­cer (COO) of CPL Pe­te Rus­sell at the San­dals Grande St. Lu­cia Re­sort and Spa in Gros Islet. King's XI Pun­jab which has played every edi­tion of the 11 IPL sea­sons will now fol­low in the foot­steps of the own­ers of the Kolkata Knight Rid­ers (KKR) who pur­chased the T&T Red Steel three years ago.

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