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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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 ......
Andrique gloves up to fight for Seychelles Olympic gold 31 March 2016
Boxer Andrique Allisop fought hard to represent Seychelles in the 2016 Olympic Games. The 22-year-old guaranteed hims......
Seychelles and Germany 'enjoy excellent cooperation' 31 March 2016
The “excellent cooperation” between Seychelles and Germany has been emphasised by the new German Ambassado......
The girls who want to be Miss Seychelles 31 March 2016
Twelve girls have stepped up to challenge for the crown of Miss Seychelles… Another World 2016. They met the o......
Giants of the sea boost Seychelles tourism industry 31 March 2016
They just keep getting bigger and there is more to come – when the Aurora docked in Seychelles at 273 metres lon......
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 ......
Qatar Airways flies back to Seychelles 31 March 2016
An airline that stopped its flights to Seychelles three years ago is back because its “where our customers want ......
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.......
Gold medal for teenage tennis star Damien 31 March 2016
A boy who started playing tennis at six has brought pride to Seychelles. Damien Laporte, 13, won gold in the under-14......
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......

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Seychellois in London pay tribute to the sacrifice of Gerard Hoarau
3rd January 2019
Gerard Hoarau: A life cut short
Tribute was paid again to the memory of Gerard Hoarau who died in the cause of fighting for democracy… more...
Thousands of protesters demand a fresh Presidential election, so why isn't Danny Faure listening?
13th November 2018
Protest: Thousands take to the streets demanding a fresh Presidential election
By Lewis Betsy There are growing public protests over the refusal of Danny Faure to hold a… more...
Surprise! Ketsia is crowned Miss Creole
13th November 2018
It all came as a bit of a surprise, she said, but Ketsia Marie has found herself crowned Miss Creole… more...
Seeing the wonders of the sea through a glass-bottom boat
13th November 2018
Big opportunity for sea viewing: The Calypso glass-bottomed boat with room for 30 passengers
By John Lablache Seychelles’ tiny capital, Victoria, is sheltered from the Indian Ocean… more...
Drugs, Seychelles... and the people looking the other way as dealers corrupt our young
13th November 2018
Decision time for Seychelles: Dr Patrick Herminie
By Lewis BetsyThe drug problem is Seychelles is becoming critical for the future of all its young… more...
Gabriella is Miss Regatta 2018
11th October 2018
The new Miss Regatta is Gabriella Gonthier from Beau Vallon. Gabriella, 20, took the title –… more...
Citizenship, the President and the National Assembly
11th October 2018
Response: Minister Myriam Télémaque and immigration officials at the FPAC hearing
The sensitive issue of how Seychellois citizenship is granted to foreign nationals came up again… more...
President thanks the envoys who fly the flag for Seychelles
11th October 2018
Danny Faure has shown his gratitude to the men and women who represent Seychelles overseas. The… more...
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