Gerard Hoarau: A life cut short
3rd January 2019
Tribute was paid again to the memory of Gerard Hoarau who died in the cause of fighting for democracy in Seychelles.Gerard, who had been living in exile, was shot dead outside his home in North London... more...
Protest: Thousands take to the streets demanding a fresh Presidential election
13th November 2018
By Lewis Betsy There are growing public protests over the refusal of Danny Faure to hold a fresh Presidential election.But is he listening?I wish he was. The state of Seychelles needs someone to ... more...
13th November 2018
It all came as a bit of a surprise, she said, but Ketsia Marie has found herself crowned Miss Creole Des Iles Seychelles 2018.The 20-year-old student from Au Cap took the title at the the beauty pagea... more...
Big opportunity for sea viewing: The Calypso glass-bottomed boat with room for 30 passengers
13th November 2018
By John Lablache Seychelles’ tiny capital, Victoria, is sheltered from the Indian Ocean by a string of islands which also constitute the Ste Anne Marine Park, one of the archipelago’s... more...
Decision time for Seychelles: Dr Patrick Herminie
13th November 2018
By Lewis BetsyThe drug problem is Seychelles is becoming critical for the future of all its young people.I have long campaigned for action to stop a drugs culture which is today spiralling out of cont... more...
11th October 2018
The new Miss Regatta is Gabriella Gonthier from Beau Vallon. Gabriella, 20, took the title – and also won best creative wear – at a ceremony at Beau Vallon in which 14 contestants, above, ... more...
Response: Minister Myriam Télémaque and immigration officials at the FPAC hearing
11th October 2018
The sensitive issue of how Seychellois citizenship is granted to foreign nationals came up again at a hearing of the National Assembly.It had earlier prompted the Finance and Public Accounts Committee... more...
11th October 2018
Danny Faure has shown his gratitude to the men and women who represent Seychelles overseas. The President met with the nine ambassadors and one chargé d’affaires, for an hour at State Hou... more...

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The curse of drug abuse is casting a dark shadow over my beautiful Seychelles and the bright hope of New Year 03 January 2019
...e side, I see tourism is doing well too. This is gratifying news, as Seychelles Life is committed to supporting sport an......
Drugs, Seychelles... and the people looking the other way as dealers corrupt our young 13 November 2018
By Lewis BetsyThe drug problem is Seychelles is becoming critical for the future of all its young people.I have long cam......
Thousands of protesters demand a fresh Presidential election, so why isn't Danny Faure listening? 13 November 2018
By Lewis Betsy There are growing public protests over the refusal of Danny Faure to hold a fresh Presidential elect......
Cherished, the special bond between Seychelles and Sri Lanka 11 October 2018
Photo: Courtesy of Seychelles News AgencyThe special bond between Seychelles and Sri Lanka has been recalled during a vi......
President thanks the envoys who fly the flag for Seychelles 11 October 2018
Danny Faure has shown his gratitude to the men and women who represent Seychelles overseas. The President met with the n......
Citizenship, the President and the National Assembly 11 October 2018
The sensitive issue of how Seychellois citizenship is granted to foreign nationals came up again at a hearing of the Nat......
Gabriella is Miss Regatta 2018 11 October 2018
The new Miss Regatta is Gabriella Gonthier from Beau Vallon. Gabriella, 20, took the title – and also won best cre......
Seychelles is facing a political meltdown, so where are the true opposition politicians who will save us? 11 October 2018
By Lewis BetsyMy visits back home to Seychelles always give me an opportunity to reflect on the progress we are making a......
Tributes to brave Seychelles sea captain lost in rescue bid 17 September 2018
Tributes have been paid to a Seychelles sea captain who lost his life while attempting to save a fishing vessel that ran......
Let the healing begin: Seychelles Life welcomes the Truth and Reconciliation Commission 17 September 2018
By Lewis BetsyIt's been a long time coming but the process of helping Seychelles come to terms with its brutal past thro......
New Electoral Commission gets off to a good start 17 September 2018
 The newly appointed Electoral Commission (EC) has drawn warm praise after outlining its aims.The Chair, Luciana La......
Me resign? I'm not going until 2020, Danny Faure says in swipe at critics 17 September 2018
By Lewis BetsyIt doesn't matter whether you like it or not, but there will no change at the top in Seychelles for some t......
Danny Faure sees Seychelles links with ‘old friend’ China are boosted 17 September 2018
Danny Faure says he is looking forward “ to an excellent working relationship” with President Xi Jinping of ......
President Faure invited to visit Ireland 06 August 2018
Two major appointments have been announced by the Seychelles government.Derick Ally has been accredited as Seychelles&rs......
Gerard Hoarau: 32 years after his murder, brother issues appeal as police make new arrest 06 August 2018
By Lewis Betsy I have long campaigned for justice over the case of the unsolved murder of my good friend Gerard Hoa......
At last, the Truth and Reconciliation process gets underway 06 August 2018
After years of campaigning by various groups including Seychelles Life, Seychelles is to see a Truth and Reconciliation ......
Danny Faure should intervene over the Regional Councils fiasco... it is taking us back to the one-party State 06 August 2018
By Lewis Betsy Protests are continuing about how the Government is setting up the new Regional Councils and I hope ......
Seychelles National Day celebrated at Westminster Abbey 10 July 2018
A special service was held at Westminster Abbey to commemorate Seychelles National Day.The event was attended by many Se......
How people power forced the President to change his mind over Assumption 08 June 2018
...s is a very great victory for Seychelles and also very good news for all the people of Seychelles who stood up and demon......
Another bout of musical chairs as Faure tries to find the winning formula 09 May 2018
By Lewis BetsySo President Danny Faure has conducted the third reshuffle of his short administration – he has, sig......
Drugs shock: Almost 5,000 on heroin in Seychelles... the youngest 15 09 May 2018
People worried about the increasing drug problem in Seychelles have had a shocking official insight.A survey revealed th......
President Faure flies flag for Seychelles at Commonwealth meeting 09 May 2018
President Faure kept the profile of Seychelles high during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Londo......
Our Commonwealth Big Lunch was a big success 16 April 2018
By Lewis Betsy It was a brilliant idea and the Commonwealth Big Lunch proved a great success.Indeed, I would say it......
Our nice-guy President who wants to put a block on our civil liberties 16 March 2018
By Lewis Betsy President Danny Faure's State of the Nation speech was full of fine words. In a lengthy, wide rangin......
We need a referendum to sort out the confusion over Assumption and India's plan for a military base 16 March 2018
By Lewis Betsy I thought the Seychelles government was committed to transparency in its dealings. Then came the iss......
Patrick Pillay Exclusive: My resignation was well-calculated – people were scheming against me. Now I want to be President 19 February 2018
The past few weeks have seen a bitter storm in Seychelles politics as Patrick Pillay resigned as Speaker of the National......
Spying, insults and political frustration... the fascinating drama surrounding Patrick Pillay's shock decision 13 February 2018
 By Lewis BetsyThe Patrick Pillay saga just shows how politicians in Seychelles still find it a struggle to get on ......
Assumption Island protests break out after Faure signs deal with India 13 February 2018
...ands.”Ralph Volcère, editor of The Independent newspaper, had called on “all concerned citizens&rdquo......
Control your dog or go to jail, warn police 13 February 2018
Dog owners who do not control their pets can end up in jail.This was the warning from police after a spate of dog attack......
Paradise? Sure, but check out the bigger picture… 13 February 2018
Picture paradise and you have an image of a nation whose people live a beautiful life of healthy perfection. Well, there......
The ceremony that shows politics can be a piece of cake 18 December 2017
Here's a picture you could never have imagined being taken a little while ago. It features a group of men who once were ......
Just as we anticipate what the New Year can bring, an unhappy reminder of our past 18 December 2017
By Lewis BetsySome things you can't easily forget and it is interesting that as 2017 comes to a close we get a vivid rem......
My message this Christmas is simple – let's bring love and peace back to Seychelles 27 November 2017
By Lewis Betsy My Christmas message is normally one of hope, but this year I have to express my concern about what ......
Festival Kreol, the event that makes the nation dance and sing 31 October 2017
Festival Kreol is something very special in Seychelles and this year's event was another spectacular explosion of colour......
President Faure full of warmth for the 'special bond' between Seychelles and Mauritius 31 October 2017
The warmth of the relationship between Mauritius and Seychelles went up several notches during President Danny Faure's S......
It is now a year since the National Assembly was voted in. Has cohabitation stopped the big decisions being made? 14 October 2017
By Lewis Betsy I have just got back from a short but fruitful visit to the beautiful Seychelles. As always, I ......
Plague fears in Seychelles after tragedy for sportsman in Madagascar 14 October 2017
Plague has spread to Seychelles after claiming the life of dozens in Madagascar including top Seychellois basketball coa......
New union set up to improve rights of workers in Seychelles 14 October 2017
A new politically independent trade union has been created in Seychelles.The Seychelles Labour Union (SLU) was establish......
Opposition politicians need to keep united, not open up old wounds 12 September 2017
By Lewis BetsyJust when we seemed to be getting somewhere, the opposition groups in Seychelles look like they are return......
One year on, Seychellois celebrate the first anniversary of the astounding 2016 election 12 September 2017
Crowds gathered in Seychelles to mark the first anniversary of the epoch-making National Assembly elections.Just 12 mont......
Big shake-up at Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation is good news all round 15 August 2017
...omises a better future for the media of Seychelles.The good news came with President Danny Faure making Berard Dupres Ch......
You have been true servants for the people of Seychelles, President tells former High Commissioners 10 August 2017
Ambassador Marie-Pierre Lloyd, the UK's previous High Commissioner for Seychelles, has been personally thanked for her w......
Wavel warmly greeted on London visit and says he believes Seychelles is now 'moving in the right direction' 05 July 2017
By Lewis Betsy Wavel Ramkalawan was greeted enthusiastically when he made a special visit to London. The Leade......
EXCLUSIVE: Alain St. Ange speaks out 22 May 2017
Seychelles shot itself in the foot in withdrawing my candidacy for the world's top tourism job. It was a humiliation tha......
New tourism Minister chosen as Alain St. Ange moves on 27 February 2017
The new Minister for Tourism in Seychelles has a hard act to follow.Maurice Loustau-Lalanne follows Alain St. Ange in th......
I can make Victoria sing, says new musical mayor 27 February 2017
 The new Mayor of Victoria may only have a short time in office but he wants to make his presence felt.The popular ......
We must hold our political leaders to account, to make sure they do what they say they will do. They should not be allowed to offer false promises 27 February 2017
By Lewis BetsyOn the face of it, the live Press conference held by President Danny Faure was a success. I must say ......
My friend Sir James, the political giant who tried and failed to save Seychelles 25 January 2017
Whenever I think of James Mancham I remember him as a close friend with whom I shared the same sense of rage and frustra......
Tribute to Sir James Mancham 09 January 2017
By Lewis Betsy The news of Sir James Mancham's death has come as a sad blow.The founding president of Seychelles di......
A Merry Christmas to the new Seychelles 24 December 2016
What a remarkable 12 months this has been in the history of Seychelles. Now after all the tough political campaigning in......
Why National Reconciliation is a must for a better Seychelles 29 November 2016
... Government under the control of one party, Parti Lepep.The news that the National Assembly, now led by the Opposition g......
Who's Who in the new political landscape of Seychelles 02 November 2016
Everything has changed since the NA elections in September. Here are some of the key personalities who figure in the new......
The new political situation in Seychelles reinforces the view that it is a ‘small country that thinks big' 01 November 2016
Sir James Mancham, Seychelles Founding President, writes a reassuring letter to Seychelles LifeI am writing to you as a ......
Our new President Faure has said the right words, but will he be able to deliver? 01 November 2016
 By Lewis Betsy It was a day to remember in Seychelles history when on Sunday 16th October, Danny Faure spoke ......
Author has 'enriched Seychelles history' says Sir James 01 November 2016
Sir James R. Mancham has praised the author of a new book on Muslims in Seychelles.He said of Abul Fadl Mohsin Ebrahim: ......
Storm as President Michel quits and names Faure as successor 30 September 2016
A political storm erupted when President James Michel said he was resigning and will step down from his post in weeks.Th......
A day to remember in the history of Seychelles 30 September 2016
By Lewis BetsyThe celebrations started early on Sunday 18th September, with a big crowd at Freedom Square. It was very i......
At long last, Seychelles has become a nation of equals 12 September 2016
By Lewis Betsy   Democracy has at last prevailed in Seychelles and today I can breathe a sigh of relief. The u......
High hopes as Regatta aims to raise money for schools water project 06 September 2016
The annual Seychelles Regatta will take place at the Beau Vallon venue from September 30 to October 2. This charity fun......
How Michell lost a great opportunity to help Seychelles heal the wounds of the past 06 September 2016
COMMENT by Lewis Betsy   The decision by President Michel to set up an Anti Corruption Commission was a very goo......
I live in hope that Seychelles will soon have a National Assembly that represents us all 06 September 2016
By Lewis Betsy The Seychelles National Assembly elections are almost on us and predictably enough the talk around the......
Battle of the giants for the soul of Seychelles 26 July 2016
...sPaul Ernesta: Takamaka Photos: Courtesy of Seychelles News Agency...
Our story over 40 years is one of success, but we are not complacent, Seychelles High Commissioner tells diplomats at anniversary celebration 06 July 2016
The achievements and challenges experienced by Seychelles over the past 40 years since independence were highlighted b......
The Constitutional Court's ruling on the Presidential election result reminded me of the dark days of 1977. But democracy can – and will – prevail 09 June 2016
By Lewis Betsy   It was a historic opportunity to go forward but it was thrown away. I refer of course to th......
Numbers add up for accounts girl Christine as she is crowned Miss Seychelles 09 June 2016
Accounts assistant Christine Barbier got the number just right when she won the top beauty title in Seychelles. But Chr......
It's an honour, says first woman to take up role as opposition leader 07 June 2016
The first woman to be made leader of the opposition in the National Assembley said: “I feel honoured and proud.&......
Mancham speaks up for the rights of the 'voiceless' 07 June 2016
Sir James Mancham has been busy on the diplomatic front in Europe. He attended a high-level conference in Belgrade co......
I want to use my new visibility to inspire the next generation of women, says award-winning diplomat Marie-Pierre 07 June 2016
SeychellesLife asked Marie-Pierre Lloyd, the Seychelles High Commissioner in London since 2012, about her life and wor......
Little Palestine offers big hand of friendship to Seychelles 07 June 2016
The troubled little state of Palestine has offered its expertise to Seychelles. The newly accredited Ambassador Hazem......
President's message gives Sir James encouragement in his cause for national unity 04 May 2016
Sir James Mancham believes an important step has been made towards reconciliation and national unity in Seychelles. A......
Drugs boat caught off Bird Island after shots fired 03 May 2016
Shots were fired when an Iranian fishing boat suspected of carrying drugs refused to stop as it headed towards the Sey......
Michelle, the construction student who built her hopes on winning the President's Cup 03 May 2016
Michelle Pool is an engineering student who knows what she wants... and how to succeed. “I wanted this and I di......
Seychelles' greatest carnival is a beacon to the world for unity, peace and harmony 03 May 2016
The organisers of Seychelles' biggest carnival chose a poignant theme for this year's event. With countries across th......
Teenage swimming star Felicity beats the odds to score three championship medals 03 May 2016
Swimmer Felicity Passon overcame illness to claim three championship medals for Seychelles. The 16-year-old swimming ......
Seychelles soccer star Kevin Betsy is England team's new U15 head coach 03 May 2016
Seychelles-born soccer star Kevin Betsy has joined the FA as head coach of the England Men’s Under-15s team. The ......
Big Four opposition parties unite to fight NA elections after close call with Presidential poll 03 May 2016
Four opposition parties have joined together in preparation for the parliamentary elections later this year. The Seyc......
Another Presidential election, another claim of 'irregularities' – but in Comoros a re-run 03 May 2016
Any Seychellois watching the presidential election in Comoros will be able to spot certain coincidences. The Comoros ......
Let us make this special Independence Day celebration a party to end all parties 03 May 2016
By LEWIS BETSY This year is a significant date in the history of Seychelles. It will be 40 years since our beautiful is......
French honour for international diplomat Sir James1 31 March 2016
More acclaim has been received by Seychelles' founding President Sir James Mancham. He has been invited to become a m......
It's not the first 100 days that count, it's the ones after 31 March 2016
COMMENT by Lewis Betsy   The first 100 days of President Michel's disputed presidency have been outlined in the ......
Seychelles and Germany 'enjoy excellent cooperation' 31 March 2016
The “excellent cooperation” between Seychelles and Germany has been emphasised by the new German Ambassado......
Prisoner died after being shot in riot at Montagne Posée 31 March 2016
The President has ordered an inquiry into how an inmate was shot during a prison riot at Montagne Posée. Robert ......
South Africa consulate opens up new opportunities 31 March 2016
Seychellois have greater opportunities for travel and business now that there is a South Africa consulate in Victoria.......
Seychellois man among the victims in Russian jet crash tragedy 31 March 2016
A Seychellois family is mourning the loss of a son who died when his plane crashed in Russia. Alex Confait was one of......
Growing international support for the 'noble cause' of a truth and reconcilation process in Seychelles 25 February 2016
The campaign to organise a peace and reconciliation movement in Seychelles has won international backing. The United ......
Carnaval praised for bringing people together 25 February 2016
Preparations are well underway for the annual Carnaval International de Victoria. It will start on the 22nd of April ......
Landmark Pirates Arms to be demolished in weeks 25 February 2016
  After years of planning and negotiations, the landmark Pirates Arms in Victoria is to be torn down. It will b......
We'll tackle piracy together, Denmark tells Seychelles 25 February 2016
Denmark is to help Seychelles tackle the menace of piracy, the new ambassador has confirmed. Mette Knudsen said the f......
The people have been left angry and frustrated after the presidential election... but they know that the Goliath can be defeated 25 February 2016
The 2015 Presidential elections proved groundbreaking with a record six candidates, a second ballot and now a Constitu......
Let the people of Seychelles have the opportunity to vote again for their future 05 January 2016
COMMENT by Lewis Betsy The New Year will start in Seychelles with a constitutional headache, thanks to the extraordina......
A Merry Christmas to you all 20 December 2015
Well, what an amazing end to the year this is. But as I extend my warmest best wishes to you all, I am left with the t......
Obama praises Mancham's efforts at moving towards 'a greater peace' 15 December 2015
President Barack Obama has praised Sir James Mancham's efforts in aiming for world peace. The American leader was sen......
Can the opposition actually win the presidential election this time and make history? 15 December 2015
...quo;Union for Change” (Linyon Sanzman). This is great news and means that real change in Seychelles is possible.&n......
Unless a miracle happens and the opposition gets it act together we shall see James Michel back in power next month… with President Danny Faure waiting in the wings 30 November 2015
... in Seychelles will want to hear. Naturally, it will be bad news for all the Seychellois who wanted a change of directio......
World leaders must think again about tackling terrorism, warns Sir James 05 November 2015
Terrorism cannot be defeated by military means alone, Sir James Mancham has warned. It was time for world leaders to ......
Woman who chaired Seychelles seminar in airport tragedy 05 November 2015
A journalist who chaired a two-day seminar in Seychelles on reporting judicial and police investigations in the media ......
Ex-Minister Laporte lands World Bank role 05 November 2015
A former Seychelles Minister of Finance has landed a top job with the World Bank. Pierre Laporte, who has a Master&rs......
Electoral Commission acts to make presidential contest peaceful after claims of 'intimidation' 05 November 2015
The Electoral Commission is drafting a Code of Conduct for political parties to follow in the presidential election. It......
Don't let the dog-killers win this election battle 05 November 2015
COMMENT by Lewis Betsy With only weeks to go, the presidential election is not just hotting up, it's getting dirtier. ......
The presidential election is on... but watch out for mischief 09 October 2015
COMMENT by Lewis Betsy The Seychelles presidential election will be in November – and with it a chance to change ......
Beware the dangers of becoming slaves to machines, says Sir James 08 October 2015
Sir James Mancham has warned how mankind must harness the power of technology and rethink the process of education. "......
Michel calls for action at climate change summit 08 October 2015
President Michel has told world leaders that it is time for change. He attended the 70th United Nations General Assem......
We were appalling at the Indian Ocean Games this time, so I'm afraid it's back to the drawing board 02 September 2015
Perhaps we were expecting too much from our athletes, but you have to say the final results from the Indian Ocean Games ......
This is the opportunity for the opposition to change history, but the politicians must do it together. We need action, not more words... 02 September 2015
When the Seychelles National Party held its 22nd Annual Party Convention at the ICCS, there was a good crowd of SNP su......
Mancham remark on illegal fishing off Africa nets sharp EU reply 02 September 2015
...s has described as “better late than never” the news that the British Government is becoming more mindful of......
First female Chief Justice is sworn in 02 September 2015
The first Seychellois female Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Seychelles has been sworn in. Mathilda Twomey said......
High Commissioner bows out of 'endlessly fascinating' role with word of advice 02 September 2015
Lindsay Skoll, the British High Commissioner to Seychelles, has finished her three-year term of office with plenty to ......
Joy as whale season starts off Aldabra 02 September 2015
The first sightings of a humpback whale off Aldabra have delighted researchers on the atoll. At this time of year the......
The political landscape of Seychelles is rapidly changing. We too must act swiftly 09 June 2015
In the United Kingdom we have seen politics at its best with David Cameron and the Conservative Party taking power, albe......
Chinese traders must aim for a win-win situation in Africa, says Sir James 01 June 2015
Chinese businessmen were given advice about investing in Africa, by Sir James Mancham. “The decision of the Chi......
So surprised, the winner of Seychelles beauty pageant 01 June 2015
She may have spent months preparing for it, but Linne Freminot was taken completely by surprise when she won the title......
At 75, veteran statesman Sir James shows no sign of slowing down 29 April 2015
At an age when most people would consider taking it easy, 75-year-old Sir James Mancham is as busy as ever. The found......
Tears and emotion on a day to remember 29 April 2015
More than 2,400 fans turned up for the exciting end of season match between Woking v Halifax Town when Kevin played hi......
The opposition is weak because the parties are bickering among themselves. This must stop – they have got to unite to give Michel a real fight for the presidency 02 April 2015
Election fever is in the air. In the UK, politicians are campaigning for the General Election in May, but even though Se......
The opposition is weak because the parties are bickering among themselves. This must stop – they have got to unite to give Michel a real fight for the presidency 02 April 2015
Election fever is in the air. In the UK, politicians are campaigning for the General Election in May, but even though Se......
Achille, the singer who loves Africa and 'is happy to be different' 10 February 2015
Do you wish to have a long talk about Africa? If yes, then there is one man who will be ideal for the job. It is up to......
Top flight welcome for Air Seychelles' new 'baby' 15 December 2014
The third Airbus for Air Seychelles has made a grand entrance. As it taxied on to the tarmac at Victoria Internationa......
Seychelles takes the plunge and goes into industrial fishing in a big way 01 December 2014
By John Lablache The warm ocean which bathes the archipelago of the Seychelles has always abounded in fish, but until......
Call for action after fall in the number of visitors from Europe 01 December 2014
...s satisfaction thus to Seychelles Life: “This is good news for us as visitors from Reunion prefer small family est......
Victoria Market: a great tourist draw but there's something fishy going on 25 November 2014
By Lewis Betsy Victoria Market is one of the most vibrant places in Seychelles. During my last visit to the archipel......
James Mancham is guest of honour as leading peace judge launches memoirs 24 November 2014
James R. Mancham was a guest of honour when the memoirs of distinguished Judge Christopher G. Weeramantry were launche......
John Lablache joins the Seychelles Life team 17 October 2014
...helles College and took up journalism in 1977 joining Radio News of Radio Seychelles. He later moved on to “Seyche......
Obesity, the huge Western crisis now threatening the health of people in Seychelles 17 October 2014
... arthritis later in life.According to Dr Louange , the good news is that small changes to lifestyle can lead to a reduct......
UB40 returns to Seychelles 15 October 2014
The hit reggae band UB40 is to return to the Seychelles. The British outfit, which last played on the islands in 1990 ......
Sir James shows his wish for Reconciliation can be a reality with book launch 12 October 2014
The great and good of Seychelles were in attendance when Sir James Mancham launched his latest book “Seychelles:......
President James Michel talks to Seychelles Life about unity and Reconciliation 01 August 2014
...ebsite is now live and generating much interest!! Excellent news!” This positive reaction has pleased us because ......
Mancham to speak at international forum in China 15 July 2014
Sir James Mancham is to speak at the 4th Huatuo CEO Forum under the theme “Multinational Development of Chinese Pr......
We need the participation of all in the building of the New Seychelles 13 June 2014
Seychelles Life asked President James Michel his views on National Reconciliation now that there is momentum to the stat......

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