Mauritius: Wooton Community Health Centre to be replaced by a new and modern building

STEAM Competition 2022: Winners of contest receive their rewards

Mauritius: The Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) competition 2022 culminated with a prize-giving ceremony this morning, at the seat of the Mauritius Institute of Education (MIE), in Réduit. The winners of the first prize and runners-up were announced on that occasion and were awarded a cheque of Rs 10,000 and Rs 5,000 respectively.

Mauritius aims for large-scale clinical research with high transparency

Mauritius: GISMauritius aspires to offer an attractive and favourable environment for carrying out clinical research on a large scale with high standards of public transparency and safety for clinical trials’ participants on the national and international front, stated the Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Kailesh Kumar Singh Jagutpal, this morning, in Port Louis.

Africa Weather Forecast weekly report predicts Intermittent rainfall over central parts

Africa: Africa Weather Forecast launched its weekly summary (30 Jan - 5 Feb 2023). As per African weather reports, Intermittent rainfall is expected over the central and eastern parts most of the week but becoming more focused over Limpopo from Thursday onwards.

Mauritius MOI hosts conference focuses on ‘Protecting Personal Data’

Mauritius: A Conference on the theme ‘Protecting personal data across all economic sectors’ was jointly hosted by the Ministry of Information Technology, Communication and Innovation, and the Data Protection Office yesterday at the Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower in Ebène.

Mauritius: A site visit was conducted yesterday, 19th January 2023, at the Wooton Community Health Centre to take stock of the scope of works to be carried out for the pulling down of the existing health centre and the building of a modern one so as to provide better services to the inhabitants of the locality.

The Deputy Prime Minister (DPM), Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning; Minister of Tourism, Mr Louis Steven Obeegadoo; the Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Kailesh Kumar Singh Jagutpal; the Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS), Mr Serge Gilbert Bablee; the Deputy Chief Government Whip, Mr Soobeersingh Dhunoo; and other personalities were present for the site visit.

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In a statement, DPM Obeegadoo highlighted that the Wootun Community Health Centre has been providing services to inhabitants of Malherbe’s, Couvent Street, Eau-Coulee and Wooton for more than 30 years.


 

 


He observed that following a request from the inhabitants of these regions, relevant authorities have decided to build a new health centre so as to ensure that adequate services are offered to citizens.

The DPM seized the opportunity to express gratitude to the Minister of Health and Wellness for this project. He also added that the construction of the new centre shows that one of the Government’s priorities remains the good health of the population.

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As for Minister Jagutpal, he underlined that available land has to be identified for the construction of the new Wooton Community Health Centre. According to him, the new building will be ready by next year, with the collaboration of all relevant stakeholders.

For their part, Messrs Bablee and Dhunoo commended Dr Jagutpal for his Ministry’s contribution to the well-being of the inhabitants. They also recalled that Government will continue to provide adequate facilities so as to ensure the welfare of the population.

STEAM Competition 2022: Winners of contest receive their rewards

Mauritius: The Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) competition 2022 culminated with a prize-giving ceremony this morning, at the seat of the Mauritius Institute of Education (MIE), in Réduit. The winners of the first prize and runners-up were announced on that occasion and were awarded a cheque of Rs 10,000 and Rs 5,000 respectively.

Mauritius aims for large-scale clinical research with high transparency

Mauritius: GISMauritius aspires to offer an attractive and favourable environment for carrying out clinical research on a large scale with high standards of public transparency and safety for clinical trials’ participants on the national and international front, stated the Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Kailesh Kumar Singh Jagutpal, this morning, in Port Louis.

Africa Weather Forecast weekly report predicts Intermittent rainfall over central parts

Africa: Africa Weather Forecast launched its weekly summary (30 Jan - 5 Feb 2023). As per African weather reports, Intermittent rainfall is expected over the central and eastern parts most of the week but becoming more focused over Limpopo from Thursday onwards.

Mauritius MOI hosts conference focuses on ‘Protecting Personal Data’

Mauritius: A Conference on the theme ‘Protecting personal data across all economic sectors’ was jointly hosted by the Ministry of Information Technology, Communication and Innovation, and the Data Protection Office yesterday at the Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower in Ebène.

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Mauritius, Balaclava: The Minister of Financial Services and Good Governance, Mr Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, and the European Commissioner for financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union, Mrs Mairead McGuinness, chaired a press conference today at the InterContinental Resort Mauritius, in Balaclava.

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