Pope warns of economic ‘idols’ in visit to Mauritius
PORT LOUIS, Mauritius (AP) — Pope Francis celebrated Mauritius' ethnic and religious diversity on Monday during a daylong trip to the Indian Ocean nation, but he also urged the government to...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis will visit the African countries of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius in early September, the Vatican announced on Wednesday.
Mauritius president to resign over expense claims
The president of Mauritius will resign over allegations she misused a credit card given to her by a charity, the island country’s prime minister has announced.
Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, who was facing impeachment proceedings over the alleged expense irregularities, had agreed to step down after the country’s 50-year independence celebrations this week.