Dr Morgan Job

Job to be buried next week Friday

Former parliamentarian Morgan Job will be laid to rest next week Friday.

A statement yesterday said Job’s funeral service will be held at the Trinity Cathedral, Port-of-Spain. The service begins at 2.30 pm and ends at 4 pm. Tributes begin at 2 pm. A memorial service will be held 40 days later at the Scarborough Anglican Church in Tobago.

As tributes continue to pour in, Planning and Development Minister Camille Robinson-Regis described him as a “politician who said things that were quite controversial.”

Opposition Leader pays tribute to late Dr Morgan Job

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has issued condolences to the family of former government minister, Dr Morgan Job.

Persad-Bissessar said he made an indelible contribution to the politics and culture of this country.

The following is a statement by the Opposition Leader.

"I join with the national community in mourning the loss of Dr. Morgan Job, economist, writer, radio personality and former Member of Parliament.

Dr. Job made an indelible contribution to the fields of politics and culture and was a well-known advocate for equality.