The country got independence on this day in 1962.
NEW YORK-Sullivan Walker, who played Cliff Huxtable’s card-playing friend Dr. James Harmonon on “The Cosby Show,” has died at the age of 65. Walker, who was born in Trinidad, also starred as 50 Cent’s grandfather in the movie “Get Rich Or Die Trying” and starred in August Wilson’s Broadway play, “Two Trains Running.” He was […]
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad— Trinidad’s prime minister said Thursday that police have uncovered an apparent plot to assassinate her and members of her government in the southern Caribbean country. At a press conference in Trinidad’s capital, Kamla Persad-Bissessar gave no specifics of the alleged plot, but indicated that it was a response by criminal groups to her […]
TRINIDAD Sir Ellis Clark, the first President of Trinidad has died at 92. Clark helped create Trinidad and Tobago’s constitution and was the country’s first President after the country ceased to be a republic of England in 1976. Clark was knighted by Queen Elizabeth of England in 1972 and has served as an ambassador to […]
After a speech by Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, about giving assistance to other nations during the upcoming storm, Hurricane Tomas, only if it benefited Trinidad and Tobago, many West Indians have started a campaign to boycott Trinidad. Go-Jamaica reports: “We will have to look at ways in which we would be […]
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