Kevin Betsy: La Digue
10th September 2019
Top football coach Kevin Betsy is delighted that his trip to help the youngsters of Seychelles proved such a success.Kevin, who is head coach of the England Under-17s team, spent a fortnight in Seyche... more...
Coaching session on Mahe
10th September 2019
Kevin's itinerary in Seychelles was devised to allow him meet up with as many sports people as possible. His schedule went like this:A visit to Praslin secondary school, where he was welcomed by James... more...
Patrick Pillay: “I enjoy politics”
16th July 2019
With the Presidential Elections looming next year, observers are starting to scrutinise the thoughts and actions of Seychelles politicians. Lewis Betsy, publisher of Seychelles Life, asked Patrick Pil... more...
On a mission: Alain St Ange and Peter Sinon of One Seychelles
8th May 2019
By Lewis BetsyPolitics in Seychelles is in a strange place. When I was in the UK, I viewed the situation with trepidation, but also some sense of hope. Now I am back living in my beloved home country,... more...
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...

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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......
We won because the ruling party had lost touch with the electorate... and I thanked God for the result 30 September 2016
Patrick Pillay, now the new Speaker of the sixth National Assembly of Seychelles. is the elected member of the Linyon De......
Top artist ask Sir James if she can paint his portrait 30 September 2016
 One of Britain’s foremost artists has told James R. Mancham, that she would love to do a portrait of himShe ......
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......
Smile Bernadette, you are famous 06 September 2016
A smile can get you anywhere and now Bernadette Bonnelame's beaming face has made her internationally famous. Clearly......
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......

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Always aim to be the best, soccer star Kevin Betsy tells Seychelles youth
10th September 2019
Kevin Betsy: La Digue
Top football coach Kevin Betsy is delighted that his trip to help the youngsters of Seychelles proved… more...
Kevin's goal is to help as many young players as possible
10th September 2019
Coaching session on Mahe
Kevin's itinerary in Seychelles was devised to allow him meet up with as many sports people as possible.… more...
EXCLUSIVE: Why I am still prepared to stand for President... and why I bear no grudges, by Patrick Pillay
16th July 2019
Patrick Pillay: “I enjoy politics”
With the Presidential Elections looming next year, observers are starting to scrutinise the thoughts… more...
Will the new ‘Third Force’ political party bring us all together? Watch this space!
8th May 2019
On a mission: Alain St Ange and Peter Sinon of One Seychelles
By Lewis BetsyPolitics in Seychelles is in a strange place. When I was in the UK, I viewed the situation… more...
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...
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