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Commissioners of Enquiry on Horse Racing meet the Prime Minister

Commissioners of Enquiry on Horse Racing meet the Prime Minister
Date:December 08, 2015|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 08 December, 2015: The implementation of the twenty-three recommendations of the report on the Commission of Enquiry on Horse Racing submitted to the Government of Mauritius in March this year was at the fore of discussions today at the Treasu


Training on Suicide Prevention in prisons for Prison Officers

Training on Suicide Prevention in prisons for Prison Officers
Date:December 04, 2015|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 04 December, 2015: 36 Prison Officers attended on 2nd December at the Mauritius Prison Service in Beau Bassin, a training programme on suicide prevention in prisons in view of addressing the problem of suicide in prison. An initiative of the


PM: Government remains steadfast to relentlessly fight fraud, corruption and financial crime

PM: Government remains steadfast to relentlessly fight fraud, corruption and financial crime
Date:December 03, 2015|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS - 03 December, 2015: Government has pledged to conduct business on the principles of discipline, transparency, accountability and exemplary governance. It took a firm commitment to act decisively to address the social and economic problems that


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

Visit of ICRC delegates: Workshops and working sessions on the agenda
Date:November 26, 2015|Domain:International Relations--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 26 November, 2015: International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the effects of war on society were the focus of a half-day workshop which was held yesterday at the Municipal Council of Port Louis. The aim was to convey the message of the importanc


Legislative framework to be strengthened in order to combat domestic violence more effectively

Legislative framework to be strengthened in order to combat domestic violence more effectively
Date:November 25, 2015|Domain:Gender--Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 25 November, 2015: “I am confident that by the next session of the National Assembly we would have brought the necessary amendments to strengthen the legislative framework in respect of combatting the scourge of domestic violence in our Republ


Recommendations of the Fact Finding Committee on Residential Care Institutions /Shelters for Children presented to the press

Recommendations of the Fact Finding Committee on Residential Care Institutions /Shelters for Children presented to the press
Date:November 23, 2015|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

GIS - 23 November, 2015: The main recommendations of the Fact Finding Committee on Residential Care Institutions/Shelters for Children were presented by the Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare, Mrs Marie-Aurore Perraud,


Emergency preparedness drill at Richelieu Open Prison

Emergency preparedness drill at Richelieu Open Prison
Date:November 10, 2015|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

​GIS - 10 November, 2015: A full-scale emergency preparedness drill was held last week at the Richelieu Open Prison (ROP) with a scenario of hostile intruders at night. The intruders were actually prison officers in disguise, masquerading as bad g


First women traffic police constables are strong models for other women

First women traffic police constables are strong models for other women
Date:October 30, 2015|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

​GIS - 30 October, 2015: “You have shown your courage by overcoming the gender stereotypes; you are a strong role model to women, encouraging them to pursue their ambitions, as well as to little girls, emboldening them to aspire to higher heights in


PM announces setting up of UK legal framework model to address alleged arbitrary arrests

PM announces setting up of UK legal framework model to address alleged arbitrary arrests
Date:October 22, 2015|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 22 October, 2015: The Prime minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, recalled in the National Assembly on October 20 that the Government Programme 2015-2019 mentions for the proposed introduction of a modern legal framework modelled on the UK Police an


Passing out Parade for 644 Trainee Police Constables

Passing out Parade for 644 Trainee Police Constables
Date:October 19, 2015|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS - 19 October, 2015:  A Passing out Parade for 644 Trainee Police Constables enlisted in April 2015 was held on Saturday 17 October 2015 at the Gymkhana Sports Complex in Vacoas. The Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, was the chief guest at th