Winner: Francophone General News Award - Electronic
Le Défi Média Group, Mauritius
Story title: Archives Criminelles: Rajen Sabapathee, la chute d'un héros
Story summary: Rajen Sabapathee: A fallen hero. Axcel’s entry tells the story of a well-known bodybuilder and former Mr Mauritius who was found guilty of drug trafficking, escaped from Bastille prison in 1999 and was killed whilst on the run. Axcel re-examines the circumstances of Sabapathee’s death, interviews witnesses, and professionals in charge of the case, to discover if foul play was involved. His story also reflects on the political ramifications of this tragic event.