The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GoRTT) will open a book of
condolence tomorrow morning (Sunday July 3rd) from 9 am to 6 pm at the National
Academy for the Performing Arts (NAPA) and the Southern Academy for the Performing
From Monday to Friday the condolence book will also be opened at NAPA and SAPA from
8 am to 6 pm. A book of condolence will also be opened at the following locations:
Arima Borough Corporation
Rio Claro/Mayaro Regional Corporation
Chaguanas Borough Corporation
Point Fortin Borough Corporation and
in Tobago at the Assembly Legislature.
The body will lie in state at SAPA on Thursday, July 7th and NAPA on Friday, July 8th.
The GoRTT is in discussions with the Mr. Manning’s family to determine the final funeral
arrangements. It has been agreed that a State funeral will take place on Saturday, July 9th.
Further details will be disclosed in a subsequent announcement.