President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago was heavily criticized recently at the funeral of Former Prime Minister Patrick Manning.
He came under fire for acknowledging his wife Reema Carmona, before anyone else and when he referred to her as “her excellency” during his tribute at the state funeral for former Prime Minister Patrick Manning.
Former National Security Minister Gary Griffith has called for a proper set of protocols to be observed for state funerals in light of criticisms leveled against President Anthony Carmona.
He also commented on the fact that the President acknowledged his wife before anyone else.
Acknowledging that there were some hiccups at the funeral, heals called for proper protocols to be reviewed.