Maya Hanoomanjee Mauritius

The one year itch

Mauritius, with its history of coalition politics, is once again at the crossroads. The Prime Minister Dr Navin Ramgoolam’s homecoming does not come at the happiest of times but both his supporters and detractors are awaiting his next move earnestly. Just one year into marriage with heavyweight partner Parti Travailliste, the Mouvement Socialiste Mauricien (MSM) [...]

30 Jul 2011, The Independent Daily

NGO forced to stop drug treatment

The non-governmental organisation, Groupe A de Cassis / Lacaz A has been forced to disrupt its methadone maintenance therapy for former drug addicts due to a lack of support from the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life. This was announced by the representatives of Lacaz A at a press conference held on Friday at [...]

05 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily