Steelpan must be declared the national emblem of Trinidad and Tobago, The Pan Piper told The Camera at the annual showcase Snowflakes on Steel.
Hameed Shaqq, aka The Pan Piper, made the comment at P.C. Ho Theatre Chinese Cultural Centre as some of Toronto’s finest steelpan orchestras performed in the Pan Arts Network (PAN) 19th showcase last Saturday.
“Now is the time,” Shaqq said, adding that the National Emblems Act states that “The minister may grant to a person who makes an application in accordance with subsection three a licence to … display the Coat of Arms in connection with business, trade, profession or calling or with the activities of any body of persons whether corporate or unincorporated.
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