Highway works this weekend just east of Curepe junction

The National Infrastructure Development Company Limited (NIDCO) and Ministry of Works and Transport (MOWT) are advising that construction works along the Eastbound Lanes of the Churchill Roosevelt Highway (CRH) (located 100 metres east of the Curepe Intersection) will commence on Friday 19th April, 2019 at 5 am and is scheduled to be completed on Monday 22nd April, 2019 at 6 pm.

There will be one diversion in place affecting both eastbound and westbound traffic during these construction works.

Weekes in Easter message: We can extract the essence of beliefs of others

President Paula-Mae Weekes said yesterday that one of the benefits of living in a multi-religious society such as T&T, is that “we can all extract the essence of the beliefs of others and discover its relevance to us.”

In her Easter message yesterday, she said the teaching of comparative religion in schools can bring a richer and more complete understanding of the beliefs, practices and fundamental philosophy of the faiths that co-exist in our shared space.

PM: Let's not withhold our hands from doing well when it's in our power to do so

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley is calling on the nation not withhold its hands from doing well when it is in ones power to do so.

The Office of the Prime Minister issued Dr  Rowley's Easter message today:

"Fellow citizens of Trinidad and Tobago,

On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and my family, I wish to convey sincere greetings to the Christian community on the occasion of Good Friday. This holy day, which commemorates the death of Jesus Christ on the cross at Calvary, is one of the most significant events in the Christian calendar.