The Leader of the Opposition has written to the President requesting that he revoke the appointment of an Equal Opportunity Commissioner.

The reason? Comments attributed to the commissioner in a newspaper report which the Opposition Leader says is inappropriate given a complaint before the Commission about a perceived racist statement made by a member of the PNM.

The issue of race relations was one TV6 News examined on election day.


A trail of destruction in Tobago, as the Tobago Emergency Management Agency was kept busy responding to more than eighty reports of areas impacted by the severe weather. 

Many communities in South Trinidad were busy preparing for the impact Tropical Storm Karen could have brought.