APOLOGY FOR MURDER
OVERCOME with grief at a murder committed by his brother, Brenton McLean wept as he hugged the murder victim’s son and apologised to him yesterday.

Maria devastates Dominica
GOVERNMENT was yesterday mobilising resources to send relief supplies and manpower to Dominica after Category 5 Hurricane Maria devastated that country between Monday night and early yesterday morning.

AG: Judiciary, DPP getting help
ATTORNEY General Faris Al-Rawi yesterday said both the Judiciary and the Office of the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) have been receiving assistance to help improve the criminal justice system.

Kamla claims misbehaviour
OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has likened a telephone call by a senior government official to the owner of a oil drilling company, regarding the fake oil scandal at Petrotrin, as tantamount to misbehaviour and misconduct in public office by the government official.

Senate prays for hurricane victims
SENATE President Christine Kangaloo appealed to senators to remember this country’s regional neighbours who were affected by Hurricane Irma and who now face the threat of Hurricane Maria .

NP hopes to make contact with staff in Dominica
THE Trinidad and Tobago National Petroleum Marketing Company Limited (NP) has expressed sadness at the “devastation” wrought by Hurricane Maria in Dominica. Newsday understands that NP has five service stations and one terminal with bulk storage in Dominica. It also provides aviation fuelling services at the island’s two airports.