THE heels of the furore over a police
corporal appearing in a PNM press
advertisement, St Anns East
candidate for the Congress of the
People (COP), Gary Griffith, has
found himself in hot water with
the T&T Defence Force for appearing
in a political ad while wearing
an army uniform...
what could be described as a tit-for-tat
move, Lennox SmithUNCs candidate
for Laventille East/Morvantwas arrested
by a party of police officers who swooped
on his Port-of-Spain home yesterday afternoon...
Communication Workers Union (CWU) yesterday
issued what it described as a final
call for the settlement of outstanding
industrial relations matters and negotiations
between itself and the Trinidad Hilton
and Conference Centre and Telecommunications
Services of T&T (TSTT)...
champions T&T received a blow in their
bid to retain the KFC Cup title, when
spinner Magnum Nanan was forced to return
home yesterday, after he fractured his
little finger on left hand during the
match against the Windward Islands at
Bourda on Thursday...
long-awaited study on the state of the poor
in T&T caused hardly a ripple when it
was released last week, coming as it did
with what promises to be a hectic election
campaign just getting underway...