The $73 million dollar vessel made its first trip to Tobago today with members of the media, several cabinet ministers and NIDCO officials on board. The vessel left the Ferry Terminal in Port of Spain at around 10 a.m and reached Tobago at around 1:15 p.m. On arrival to the island, Works and Transport Minister Rohan Sinanan along with his other cabinet colleagues will greet the Prime Minister at the Port of Scarborough. A brief ceremony is set to take place before the vessel is handed over.

Reporter: Bavita Gopaulchan