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

Team Mauritius: “Will you still love us in the morning?”

We’ve heard about all the intensive work and renovations that venues around the Island have been undergoing since the announcement that the 10th edition of the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) would be coming to Mauritius. We watched with anticipation when Krouink was introduced as the lovable mascot. We rolled our eyes when it came… Read More

One Year in Power: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

It feels like only yesterday we were getting ready to go to the polls in what turned out to be one of the most interesting election campaigns Mauritius has seen for a while. Apart from the obvious political plays consisting of which parties had climbed into bed with one another and who had managed to… Read More

Who will be prime minister after SAJ?

Life after SAJ… Surely it is some food for thought as to who will follow in our current prime minister’s footsteps once his tenure is completed. It must have crossed the minds of most of the nation at least once in the past year given all the subsequent arrests that have taken place since December… Read More