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MRA Drugs worth Rs 22 million seized at SSR International Airport

MRA Drugs worth Rs 22 million seized at SSR International Airport
Date:November 05, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 05 November, 2019: Drugs worth Rs 22 million have been seized on Sunday 27 October 2019 on two passengers who were intercepted at the SSR International Airport by officers of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Section (CANS) of the Mauritius Revenue A


Cannabis Worth Rs. 3.1 Million seized by Customs Anti-Narcotics Section Officers

Cannabis Worth Rs. 3.1 Million seized by Customs Anti-Narcotics Section Officers
Date:October 23, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 23 October, 2019: The Customs Anti-Narcotics Section Officers of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) intercepted on Monday 21 October 2019, a Beninese carrying more than 5 kg of cannabis worth Rs. 3.1 Million in his luggage, at the Sir Seewo


Detainees benefit from training to become entrepreneurs

Detainees benefit from training to become entrepreneurs
Date:September 19, 2019|Domain:Law and Order--Business & Industry

GIS - 19 September, 2019: A business plan presentation for detainees, in line with the Social Entrepreneurship Programme of SME Mauritius Ltd, aiming to equip them with the knowledge and know-how to set up their own businesses on completion of their


The zero-tolerance approach against drug trafficking will be sustained, Prime Minister reiterates

The zero-tolerance approach against drug trafficking will be sustained, Prime Minister reiterates
Date:September 16, 2019|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS – 16 September, 2019: The zero-tolerance approach against drug trafficking will be sustained and Government is as determined as ever to step up the relentless fight against this scourge, reiterated the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, E


PM: Safe City Project to be fully operational by end of December 2019

PM: Safe City Project to be fully operational by end of December 2019
Date:August 19, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 19 August, 2019: The Safe City project is now a reality and will be fully operational by the end of December 2019, said the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance an


Human Rights National Mechanism for Reporting and Follow-up Meeting enhances coordination among stakeholders

Human Rights National Mechanism for Reporting and Follow-up Meeting enhances coordination among stakeholders
Date:August 16, 2019|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

GIS - 16 August, 2019: The National Mechanism for Reporting and Follow-up (NMRF) meeting was held, today, in Port-Louis.  The Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr Maneesh Gobin, was present at the event w


MRA: Heroin pellets worth Rs 28 million purged by two Mozambicans

MRA: Heroin pellets worth Rs 28 million purged by two Mozambicans
Date:August 14, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 14 August, 2019: One hundred and fifty-five pellets of heroin worth Rs 28 million were purged by two Mozambican sales girls. The purged drugs weighed 1,841.43g.  The two Mozambicans, aged 34 and 39, were intercepted on Tuesday 6 August 2019 at


MRA: Heroin worth Rs 17.7 million seized

MRA: Heroin worth Rs 17.7 million seized
Date:August 12, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS – 12 August 2019: An Ivorian passenger was intercepted by the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) Customs Department on Sunday 4 August 2019 at the SSR International Airport on the basis of profiling.  The passenger purged 75 pellets of drugs at


Passing out Parade of Temporary Police Constables

Passing out Parade of Temporary Police Constables
Date:August 01, 2019|Domain:Law and Order--Employment/Labour--Civil Service

​ GIS - 01 August 2019:A Passing out Parade for temporary police constables enlisted in January 2019 was held, this morning, at the Line Barracks in Port Louis. The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Devel


Addressing the drug scourge requires a comprehensive and multisectoral approach, says PM

Addressing the drug scourge requires a comprehensive and multisectoral approach, says PM
Date:July 02, 2019|Domain:Health--Law and Order

GIS - 02 July, 2019: A three-day international conference, aimed at training participants in addictions counseling, kicked off yesterday at the Intercontinental Hotel at Balaclava. The opening ceremony was held in the presence of the Prime Minister,