PHOTO MOMENT: Mauritian minister receives honourable award at Reduit State House

Mr. Satya Veyash Faugoo, the Mauritian Minister for Agriculture (Agro-Industry portfolio) receives the GOSK civil award as part of the National Day awards ceremony at the State House in Reduit, near Port Louis, the island’s capital. Faugoo is the man with the cream scarf on the left. Faugoo serves in the cabinet of current prime minister and political stalwart Navin Chandra Ramgoolam, whose father, Seewoosagur, was the country’s first prime minister. A recipient of the GOSK as well, the late elder Ramgoolam is widely respected for┬áleading┬áMauritius through self-government from the U.K. As well as being agriculture minister, Faugoo also represents … Continue reading PHOTO MOMENT: Mauritian minister receives honourable award at Reduit State House