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Attorney General launches video clips to raise awareness on universal human rights

Attorney General launches video clips to raise awareness on universal human rights
Date:December 11, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS – 11 December, 2018: ‘Since its independence, Mauritius has relentlessly pursued its development based on the universal values of democracy, good governance, rule of law, protection and promotion of human rights and fundamental freedoms and base


Constitution (Electoral Reform) (Amendment) Bill to be introduced in National Assembly

Constitution (Electoral Reform) (Amendment) Bill to be introduced in National Assembly
Date:December 03, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 03 December, 2018: Government has agreed to the introduction of the Constitution (Electoral Reform) (Amendment) Bill into the National Assembly.  The main object of the Bill is to reform certain aspects of the electoral system of Mauritius.


Government is determined to uphold the rule of law and combat transnational organised crimes, says Minister Gobin

Government is determined to uphold the rule of law and combat transnational organised crimes, says Minister Gobin
Date:October 31, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 31 October, 2018: Government supports all initiatives towards strengthening the rule of law and is equally determined to combat transnational organised crimes with the implementation of several measures including the setting up of the Commissi


Mauritius to host the 13th Africa Prosecutors Association Conference

Mauritius to host the 13th Africa Prosecutors Association Conference
Date:October 26, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 26 October, 2018: The 13th Africa Prosecutors Association Conference and Annual General Meeting, an initiative of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, in collaboration with the Africa Prosecutors Association (APA), will be held f


New Declaration of Assets Bill: Ministerial Committee has completed its assignment and submitted report, Prime Minister says

New Declaration of Assets Bill: Ministerial Committee has completed its assignment and submitted report, Prime Minister says
Date:October 24, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

​GIS - 24 October, 2018: Government has, in its 2015-2019 Programme pledged to come up with a new Declaration of Assets Act and action has already been initiated for the implementation of this measure. This reply was given by the Prime Minister, M


Local Government (Amendment) Act 2018 to be proclaimed shortly

Local Government (Amendment) Act 2018 to be proclaimed shortly
Date:October 12, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS – 12 October, 2018: The Local Government (Amendment) Act 2018 will be proclaimed shortly. The Local Government (Amendment) Act 2018 makes provision for the harmonisation and strengthening of legal provisions pertaining to illegal constructions


Attorney General takes stock of progress of renovation works at Savanne and Pamplemousses district courts

Attorney General takes stock of progress of renovation works at Savanne and Pamplemousses district courts
Date:September 21, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Judiciary

GIS – 21 September 2018: The Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr. Maneesh Gobin, accompanied by judicial officers and officers of the Police Prosecution Unit, the Traffic Management Road Safety Unit, the


Attorney General meets delegation from Permanent Court of Arbitration

Attorney General meets delegation from Permanent Court of Arbitration
Date:September 06, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 06 September, 2018:  The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr Maneesh Gobin, met with a delegation from the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) on 04 September 2018 in Port-Louis, to discuss PCA


Chagos Issue: Sir Anerood Jugnauth addresses International Court of Justice

Chagos Issue: Sir Anerood Jugnauth addresses International Court of Justice
Date:September 04, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 04 September, 2018: Sir Anerood Jugnauth GCSK, KCMG, QC Minister Mentor, Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, opened the oral hearings before the International Court of Justice yesterday in The Hague, Netherlands on the request for an


Chagos issue: Minister Mentor leads delegation at the International Court of Justice

Chagos issue: Minister Mentor leads delegation at the International Court of Justice
Date:August 27, 2018|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - 27 August, 2018: A delegation led by the Minister Mentor, Minister of Defence and Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, and comprising of the Chairman and Leader of the Chagos Refugees Group, Mr Olivier Bancoult, as well as other membe