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Workshop to promote gender concepts in the Mauritius Police Force

Workshop to promote gender concepts in the Mauritius Police Force
Date:October 16, 2017|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

GIS – 16 October 2017: Some 100 officers from various departments and units of the Mauritius Police Force participated in a workshop on the promotion of gender concepts today at the Philippe Oh San Auditorium in Vacoas. The one-day event was joint


Mauritius Prison Service must contribute to eradicate drug problem, states Minister Husnoo

Mauritius Prison Service must contribute to eradicate drug problem, states Minister Husnoo
Date:October 06, 2017|Domain:Health--Law and Order

GIS – 06 October, 2017: Since prisons form part and parcel of the community, the Mauritius Prison Service has the responsibility to bring its contribution to eradicate drug problem in the Mauritian society and to support and empower substance abusin


Fireball 2017 Exercise tests preparedness in emergency situation

Fireball 2017 Exercise tests preparedness in emergency situation
Date:September 07, 2017|Domain:Business & Industry--Public Infrastructure--Tourism --Law and Order

GIS – 07 September 2017: Fireball 2017, an air crash simulation exercise mobilising more than 20 key emergency response agencies and institutions and involving over 200 participants, was carried out yesterday at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Internation


PM meets Cardinal Piat and Most Reverend Ian Ernest to discuss the fight against drugs

PM meets Cardinal Piat and Most Reverend Ian Ernest to discuss the fight against drugs
Date:August 22, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 22 August, 2016: The Bishop of Mauritius, Cardinal Maurice Piat, and the Archbishop of the Anglican Church of the Indian Ocean, Most Reverend Ian Ernest, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communicat


MoU signed between Prison Service and MITD for renewed collaboration

MoU signed between Prison Service and MITD for renewed collaboration
Date:August 18, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 18 August, 2017:  A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at consolidating the collaboration between the Mauritius Prisons Service (MPS) and the Mauritius Institute for Training and Development (MITD) was signed yesterday at the MITD House i


Mauritius Police Force acquires new patrol vessel CGS Valiant

Mauritius Police Force acquires new patrol vessel CGS Valiant
Date:August 17, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 17 August, 2017: As a major step to keep up with the rapid technological advancements in the field of maritime surveillance, a new state-of-the-art ship, CGS Valiant has been acquired by the Mauritius Police Force/National Coast Guard (NCG). 


Renovation of Mechanical Workshop of Beau Bassin Prison

Renovation of Mechanical Workshop of Beau Bassin Prison
Date:August 15, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS - 15 August, 2017: The Mechanical Workshop in the compound of the Beau Bassin prison, built in 1962, has been upgraded and renovated to the tune of some Rs 642,600 under the “Enhancement of Work Environment Programme” (EWEP) of the Ministry of


Visit of ICRC delegates: Workshops and working sessions on the agenda

Visit of ICRC delegates: Workshops and working sessions on the agenda
Date:August 07, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 07 August, 2017: International Humanitarian Law (IHL) priorities for African states and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) activities in the region were the focus of a half-day workshop which was held this morning at the Prison Tr


Budget 2017-2018: Measures to further reinforce law and order

Budget 2017-2018: Measures to further reinforce law and order
Date:June 19, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 19 June, 2017: Guaranteeing security and law and order to Mauritian citizens is one of Government’s main priorities in the 2017-2018 budget. To this end a series of measures has been enumerated. Law and Order    A sum of Rs 8.4 billion has


Public and private sector organisations sign Charter for Road Safety

Public and private sector organisations sign Charter for Road Safety
Date:June 12, 2017|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Business & Industry--Law and Order--Economy & Finance--Sustainable Development

​GIS – 12 June 2017: A first batch of 25 public and private organisations signed the Charter for road safety this morning at the Hennessy Park Hotel in Ebène in the presence of the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr Nandcoomar