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Former DPP of England and Wales Calls on Prime Minister

Former DPP of England and Wales Calls on Prime Minister
Date:November 29, 2013|Domain:International Relations--Judiciary

GIS :  November 29, 2013: The former Director of Public Prosecution of England and Wales,  Mr. Keir Starmer,  QC, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Dr Navin Ramgoolam, GCSK, FRCP at Treasury Building yesterday.  He was accompanied by the D


Hydroponic Unit and Gate Lodge Inaugurated at Women Prison

Hydroponic Unit and Gate Lodge Inaugurated at Women Prison
Date:October 03, 2013|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 03 October, 2013: A hydroponic unit funded by the Food Agricultural Organisation  (FAO)  to the tune of  US 9 474 dollars was launched this morning at the Women Prison at Beau Bassin in the presence of the Senior Chief Executive of the Prime M


Prisons Department Launches ‘Fete de la Moisson’ at Richelieu

Prisons Department Launches ‘Fete de la Moisson’ at Richelieu
Date:August 20, 2013|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 20 August, 2013: The second edition of the ‘Fête de la Moisson’ was launched yesterday at the Richelieu Open Prison (ROP) in the presence of the Senior Chief Executive of the Prime Minister’s Office, Mrs K.O Fong Weng-Poorun, and the Commissio


University of Mauritius Confers Honorary Degree of Civil Law to President of Republic

University of Mauritius Confers Honorary Degree of Civil Law to President of Republic
Date:June 13, 2013|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 13 June, 2013: The University of Mauritius (UoM) conferred the Honorary Degree of Civil Law honoris causa, to the President of the Republic, Mr. Rajkeswur Purryag, GCSK, GOSK, this morning at the Octave Wiéhé Auditorium, Réduit. The Prime Mini


Melrose High Security Prison to open in August

Melrose High Security Prison to open in August
Date:May 30, 2013|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS – 30 May 2013: The opening of the new prison at Melrose, the first high security prison constructed since independence, is scheduled for end of August. It will contain state-of-the-art technology to enhance management and security with its high


New Customer Service Counter at the Mauritius Prison Services

New Customer Service Counter at the Mauritius Prison Services
Date:May 16, 2013|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS - 16 May, 2013: A Prison Customer Service Counter was inaugurated this morning by the Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr Sutyadeo Moutia, at the Prisons Training School in Beau Bassin.   The Customer Service Counter whic


Minister Bachoo Launches the Speed Camera Enforcement System

Minister Bachoo Launches the Speed Camera Enforcement System
Date:May 13, 2013|Domain:Law and Order--Public Infrastructure--Judiciary

GIS – 13 May 2013: The Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Public Infrastructure, National Development Unit, Land Transport and Shipping, Mr. Anil Bachoo, proceeded on Friday 10 May 2013 with the launching of the Speed Camera Enforcement System. The


New Speed Cameras and Penalty Points System Operational soon

New Speed Cameras and Penalty Points System Operational soon
Date:May 02, 2013|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary--Public Infrastructure

GIS – 02 May 2013: Authorities will be tougher with regards to speed excess and other road offences. The Penalty Points System (PPS), introduced with the adoption of the Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill last year, will be proclaimed in the days to come


New Amendments to Passport Regulations Come into force as from 30 April 2013

New Amendments to Passport Regulations Come into force as from 30 April 2013
Date:April 29, 2013|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS- 29 April, 2013: With a view to alleviating the difficulties of Mauritian citizens applying for a Mauritian Passport, especially those who are abroad, amendments are being brought to Regulation 4 of the Passport Regulations 1969. Hence, as fro


National Assembly: Attorney General introduces the Police and Criminal Bill

Date:April 17, 2013|Domain:Judiciary

GIS – April 17, 2013. The Attorney General, Mr Y. Varma, introduced on Tuesday 16 April, the Police and Criminal Bill in the National Assembly.   The main objects of this Bill are to bring together in one enactment, subject to certain exceptions,