President Anthony Carmona is officially on vacation from today until August 19th.
This was confirmed via a statement by the Office of the President.
"His Excellency Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona ORTT, SC President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago will be on vacation as of today (August 1, 2017) until August 19, 2017.
In his absence, President of the Senate the Honourable Christine Kangaloo will act as President. Ms Kangaloo was sworn in this morning at the Office of the President."