Today is Nomination Day for the Tobago House of Assembly Election, and for the Local Government by-elections.
Those two elections are to be held on January 25th.
The candidates for each of the five electoral districts in Trinidad, as well as the 12 districts in Tobago will file their nominations today as the offices of their respective Returning Officers.
For the Local Government election, all districts are expected to have candidates from the UNC and PNM.
And in Tobago, the PNM are expected to field 12 candidates, as well as the Progressive Democratic Patriots.