Who Will Win the General Elections 2019?

Mauritians have been waiting with bated breath for the announcement of the date of the general elections as the year has progressed; so it was no surprise really that when the Prime Minister dissolved the Parliament on 6 October, the Island began to prepare for the onslaught of political campaigning. Over the months, political parties… Read More

Parti Malin’s One-Man Show: A Political Entertainment, Diversion, or the Making of a Sweet Forbidden Fruit?

Look at most well-known politicians and you’re bound to see some kind of reason behind their entry into politics. They were passionate about bringing change, they felt they could correct the injustice facing their fellow countrymen or they felt they could make a difference. I say ‘most’ because there are still those politicians out there… Read More

Job Vacancies: PM, DPM, VPM, PPS, MPs in Parliament

Today, one year ago, I started sharing job vacancies on my Facebook wall, which I find daily in local newspapers. But I believe there exists one field in which young people can easily find a job: the Mauritian Parliament. We live in an age where the drive for tertiary education is at an all time… Read More

The Trump Victory: America’s Vire Mam – But At What Cost?

Trump will speak responsibly now. Make the naughtiest boy in class the captain, and he behaves very well. You don’t need to convince people to believe in your visions, believe in yourself, make your dreams come true and let the doubters catch up: a strong message that US president-elect, Donald Trump, has conveyed.