President of Mauritius

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President of the Republic of Mauritius
Président de la République de Maurice
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Presidential coat of arms
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Presidential Standard of Mauritius
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Incumbent
Prithvirajsing Roopun

since 2 December 2019
StyleHis Excellency
ResidenceState House (Official)
NominatorElected by members of the National Assembly on a motion made by the Prime Minister
Term length5 years, renewable indefinitely
Inaugural holderSir Veerasamy Ringadoo
Formation12 March 1992; 29 years ago (1992-03-12)
DeputyVice President of Mauritius
SalaryRs 3.74 Million[1]
WebsiteOfficial website

The president of Mauritius (French: Président de la République de Maurice) is the head of state of the Republic of Mauritius.[2]

List[change | change source]

Parties
No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Elected Term of office Political party Prime Minister(s)
Took office Left office Time in office
Republic of Mauritius
1 Veerasamy Ringadoo.jpg Sir Veerasamy Ringadoo
(1920–2000)
1992 12 March 1992 30 June 1992 110 days PTR Sir Anerood Jugnauth
2 Cassam Uteem
(born 1941)
1992
1997
30 June 1992 15 February 2002 9 years, 230 days MMM
Navin Ramgoolam
Sir Anerood Jugnauth
3 Karl Offmann
(born 1940)
2002 25 February 2002 1 October 2003 1 year, 218 days MSM Sir Anerood Jugnauth
4 Anerood Jugnauth January 2013.jpg Sir Anerood Jugnauth
(1930-2021)
2003
2008
7 October 2003 31 March 2012 8 years, 176 days MSM Paul Bérenger
Navin Ramgoolam
5 Kailash Purryag September 2014.jpg Kailash Purryag
(born 1947)
2012 21 July 2012 29 May 2015 2 years, 312 days PTR Navin Ramgoolam
Sir Anerood Jugnauth
6 Ameenah Gurib-Fakim.jpg Ameenah Gurib
(born 1959)
2015 5 June 2015 23 March 2018 2 years, 291 days Independent Sir Anerood Jugnauth
Pravind Jugnauth
7 Prithvirajsing Roopun.png Prithvirajsing Roopun
(born 1959)
2019 2 December 2019 Incumbent 1 year, 196 days MSM Pravind Jugnauth

References[change | change source]

  1. "Salaires revus pour ministres, députés et président" (in French). L'Express (Mauritius). Retrieved 14 June 2013.
  2. "The President of the Republic". Presidency website. Retrieved 5 June 2015.