Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley will proceed on one week's vacation starting today, the Office of the Prime Minister has announced.
He leaves the country today for New York with his family to attend the graduation of his daughter, Sonel, which takes place on Saturday. Dr Rowley is expected to return on May 23rd.
Sonel Rowley is a national scholarship winner of Bishop Anstey High School. She also graduated from UWI, Cave Hill with First Class Honours and received a further scholarship to do a PhD in Child Psychology at Fordham University, New York.
In Rowley's absence, Colm Imbert, the Minister of Finance, will act as Prime Minister.