Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, tells the nation tax payer’s money will not be used to fund her trip to Brazil.
A statement from the Office of the Prime Minister St Clair this afternoon indicated she will leave the country later today.
The release said Minister of Labour Errol Mc Leod has been appointed to act in her absence.
Speaking at a news briefing this afternoon Mrs Persad Bissessar said the trip is a private one.
Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar