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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selected month: May 2016

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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......
Air Seychelles 'committed to being best' in Indian Ocean 03 May 2016
Air Seychelles is “pushing the boundaries” in excellence, according to its chairman. The Seychelles-based......
Time to take a deep breath... and smile with pride 03 May 2016
People living in Seychelles are breathing the best air in the world. The archipelago topped the list of 180 countries......
Queen Victoria reigns at Mahe Quay 03 May 2016
Records just keep getting broken at Port Victoria. The 298m long Queen Victoria has now become the longest cruise shi......
Seychelles High Commissioner in London named 'Diplomat of the Year' 03 May 2016
Marie-Pierre Lloyd, the Seychelles High Commissioner in London, has been named the 2016 Diplomat of the Year from Afri......
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......

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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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