Member of the Defence Force, Fire officers from Search and Rescue and 301 Fire members during search efforts at the Guayacara/ Tabaquite river for drowning victim Anthony Walkes of Eccles Village, Williamsville.

Video captured by Chief Photographer Dexter Philip


The announcement of the appointment of a committee to review the Secondary Entrance Assessment (SEA) examination and Concordat has met with support from parents and psychologist Dr Varma Deyalsingh.

The Ministry of Education announced yesterday that Cabi­net has given approval for the establishment of a committee to “further review and recommend changes to the conduct of SEA and transition to secondary school and the Concordat”.

The ministry said the establishment of the committee was initiated following a series of consultations last year.