Political Leadership Begins with Character

Leadership begins with character. Let’s explore this idea further and consider the following political leaders: Jawaharlal Nehru, Abraham Lincoln, Yasser Arafat, Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler, Barack Obama, Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, Narendra Modi, Gaëtan Duval, Mao Zedong, Margaret Thatcher, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, Charles De Gaulle, John F Kennedy, Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton, Navin Ramgoolam, Arnold Schwarzenegger,… 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

The Politics of Vengeance

We all know how the knives come out when elections loom. That of political arming of course in the hopes that adversaries will fall to the ground while others reign supreme. Mudslinging, witch hunts and the like come to pass so that political victories are won and likewise, political careers forged. It’s a difficult game… Read More

Good Governance: An Ideal Mauritian Model

In a perfect world, we would be able to exercise our intentions without fail. What we establish from collective thought and cooperation would be a simple task when converting this collective thought into collective action. However, as we are aware, intentions, no matter how honourable are never as easy to execute as they are when… Read More