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New Self-Care Unit inaugurated at the Women’s Prison

New Self-Care Unit inaugurated at the Women’s Prison
Date:September 15, 2014|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 15 September, 2014: The Australian Ambassador for Women and Girls, Ms. Natasha Stott Despoja, proceeded yesterday to the inauguration of a new Self-Care Unit at the Women Prison in Beau Bassin, in the presence of Senior Chief Executive, Prime


Central Prison Conducts Major Fire Simulation Exercise

Central Prison Conducts Major Fire Simulation Exercise
Date:August 29, 2014|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 29 August, 2014: The Central Prison at Beau Bassin conducted this morning a major fire simulation exercise under the supervision of the Commissioner of Prisons, Mr Jean Bruneau and Mr William Cullen, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Ad


Petit Verger prison bags Public Service Excellence Award 2013

Petit Verger prison bags Public Service Excellence Award 2013
Date:August 19, 2014|Domain:Civil Service--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 19 August, 2014: The Petit Verger prison in Pointe aux Sables has bagged the Public Service Excellence Award (PSEA) 2013. Out of the forty public service bodies which participated in the seventh edition of the competition, the Petit Verger pri


Government To Set Up Commission of Inquiry on Horse Racing

Government To Set Up Commission of Inquiry on Horse Racing
Date:July 28, 2014|Domain:Youth & Sports--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS – 28 July 2014: A full-fledged Commission of Inquiry will be set up to look into all aspects of horse racing in Mauritius.  The decision was taken at Cabinet meeting on 25 July 2014 following an announcement to this effect made by the Prime Mini


PM called upon newly recruited police constables to show integrity in their work

PM called upon newly recruited police constables to show integrity in their work
Date:July 21, 2014|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 21 July, 2014: The Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, called upon the newly recruited police constables to be honest and show integrity in their day to day work without any fear or favour, which according to him, is the only way to dea


Equal Opportunities Commission launches its 2014 Report

Equal Opportunities Commission launches its 2014 Report
Date:July 18, 2014|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 18 July, 2014: The concept of equal opportunities will only be credible when it subsumes the way of dealing with inequality at birth. In order to reach this goal, we should work towards a positive action approach which involves taking particul


Time to Strengthen National Identity as Mauritians, says Prime Minister

Time to Strengthen National Identity as Mauritians, says Prime Minister
Date:July 14, 2014|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 14 July, 2014: The time has come, 46 years after independence, to move on and consolidate our nation unity and our national identity as Mauritians, said the Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, GCSK, FRCP, on 11 July 2014 in the National


Mauritius Service Prison organises its annual Environment Day

Mauritius Service Prison organises its annual Environment Day
Date:June 11, 2014|Domain:Environment--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 11 June, 2014: The Mauritius Prison Service organised its annual Environment Day today at Petit Verger prison in Pointe aux Sables. Some 20 inmates, 75 Prison staff, 100 students of London College, inhabitants of the Prison Road, as well as


Minister Chedumbrum launches e-Prison Project

Minister Chedumbrum launches e-Prison Project
Date:May 23, 2014|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 23 May, 2014: The e-Prison system which aims to create a centralised database of all prisoners’ records including conviction and medical details was launched yesterday at the Beau Bassin prison by the Minister of Information and Communication


Family Outreach Centre launched, Beau Bassin Prison New Wing gets ISO Certification

Family Outreach Centre launched, Beau Bassin Prison New Wing gets ISO Certification
Date:May 15, 2014|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 15 May, 2014: The Family Outreach Centre (FOC) at the Beau Bassin prison, which has been renovated and refurbished to improve service delivery, was launched this morning by the Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr Satyadeo