Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Threat to Carnival still on, but minister advises*


‘...SAFETY MEASURES PUT IN PLACE’: National Security Minister Edmund Dillon, centre, and acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams, right, speak to the media during a Carnival press briefing at the minister’s office, Temple Court, Abercromby Street, Port of Spain, yesterday. At left is Chief of Defence Staff Commodore Hayden Pritchard. —Photo: CURTIS CHASE

COME out and play yuh mas.
The encouragement to citizens to participate in Carnival 2018 has come from no less a person than acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams. During a press conference yesterday to update the country on a threat to attack Carnival 2018, that was said last week to have been averted, Williams emphasised that local law enforcement is doing everything in its power to protect the country over the next two days and beyond.

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