Public Advisory

13-year-old Penal student missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 13-year-old Ashwanie Jagan.

Ashwanie, a pupil of the Penal Secondary School, was last seen at her Suchit Trace, Penal, home around 7:15 am, on Tuesday 16th January, 2018.

She was reported missing to the Penal Police Station, around 9:40 pm on that same day, by her father Wendell Jagan.

Ashwanie is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 2 inches tall, medium built with a brown complexion and shoulder length black hair.

Ministry: Stay off the North Coast Road unless you're a resident

The Ministry of Works and Transport is calling on citizens to avoid commute to the North Coast Road today unless absolutely necessary.

The Ministry says citizens must place their public safety first.

It says unless you are a resident in the area, you should not try to use the road until further notice due to the continuation of landslides.

The Ministry says it is maintaining one lane open at this time so motorists should expect traffic delays.

Ferry sailing schedule changes because of rough seas

The Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and Trinidad and Tobago Inter-island Transportation Company Limited (TTIT) is advising that due to the Rough Seas Bulletin issued by the Meteorological Office, the sailings of the T&T Express from POS have been amended, until further notice, to depart at 2 pm instead of 3.30 pm as initially scheduled.

A statement by the TTIT says the Sunday sailings from Tobago will depart at 8.30 am instead of 9.30 am as scheduled.

T&T nationals in areas affected by Hurricane Irma asked to contact Foreign Affairs Ministry

The Ministry of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs is appealing to nationals areas affected by Hurricane Irma to register with the Ministry as soon as possible.

In a statement issued today, the Ministry said that nationals and or their family members in the affected territories are reminded to forward the following information to the Ministry of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs to [email protected]

 Names
 Dates of Birth
 Passport bio-data
 Contact information