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I hereby call upon the Director of Public prosecutions, Mr Roger Gaspard SC to invoke his powers under Section 90 of the Constitution to request the Commissioner of Police detail a senior officer to conduct a thorough investigation to ascertain whether the former Chief Magistrate, Marcia Ayers-Caesar or and Chief Justice, Ivor Archie had committed the...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Sean Luke was killed in March 2006 and the trial of his murderers is yet to start. It was adjourned to June 13, 2017. This is over ten years they are in Remand Yard.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

For the longest while I have been hearing about the state of NIB’s coffers, with particular reference to the level of contributions being made by our working population. What is being disclosed at this present time is certainly no news.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

China’s Jiaozhou Bay Bridge is about the same length of the highway to Point Fortin. It was built in four years and the project, constructed over the sea, was completed at a cost of approximately 12 billion TT dollars.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Minister of National Security,

Dear Sir, The attached photograph was taken at Piarco Immigration on the evening of May 21, 2017.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The committee appointed by the State to find a replacement for the Super Fast Galacia should consider viewing demonstrations of hydrofoil passenger and cargo crafts. These vessels, once under way, can lift their hulls out of the water by deploying underwater wings.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

I have a chequing account with a major local bank. I withdrew my last $20 from the account using the bank’s ATM. On checking my account a couple days after I discovered that I now owe the bank $38.50.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

For once in my life I believe the justice system is for the man on the street and on this rare occasion I agree with the opposition to axe the tax.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Banks gain US$515,877,049.18 (TTD $3,146,850,000) if $4.5 billion bought from Central Bank at TTD$6.10 and sold at TTD$6.7993 passes through them. This is why banks have entered the Finance Minister’s forex foray.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

My housekeeper comes to me twice a week. She shared with me that she needs some extra money for her son to “graduate.” He is 11. He attends a primary school in Aranguez.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

The world is not short when it comes to technological development; there is something new out there almost every week. I believe that this is a step in the right direction which we all need.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

It was very wrong of the politicians here to send a team of policemen and soldiers to destroy the homes of some of our citizens at Pine Avenue in Valencia, without giving the tenants any notice or checking whether they had any rights to the occupation of this land.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

On more than one occasion in the past few months, my mother and I would get into a debate on the quality of the blood pressure and diabetes medications that she’s taking.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

The accident that occurred on Western Main Road was sure to happen. That hole has been there for quite some time and it is absolute negligence on the part of those responsible.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Dr Rowley is quite right. In this instance he targeted that particular ethnic group because they set themselves up for that. The usual suspects.

He, however, most likely referring to those who felt the Brian Lara Academy was a “PNM thing.”

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

I note the Prime Ministers scorn and disdain for the protesters at the opening of the PNM’s flagship, the Tarouba Stadium.

He appears confused. So incensed was he, that he seems to not have observed that it was PNM supporters who were against naming a stand at the stadium.

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