Honouring a Seychellois hero: Colin Dyer
16th November 2021
By Lewis Betsy It is rewarding that in the country of his birth Gerard Hoarau is at last being being recognised for his courage in trying to bring about democracy to Seychelles.Gerard was assassi... more...
Gerard Hoarau: Honoured in his homeland
5th November 2021
By Lewis Betsy The lives of exiled hero Gerard Hoarau and other Seychellois who died supporting democracy are to be honoured in a Mass in Seychelles.Their names will be read out at a service on S... more...
Celebration:  Barry and Bessie on his big day
2nd November 2021
by Lewis Betsy I was privileged to be at the birthday party of my great footballing friend Barry Gendron. It was a lovely event and Barry commented: “Fun was had by all, especially me.... more...
Call for action: We must face reality, says Barry Gendron, right, with Lewis Betsy
14th October 2021
 Paradise may be a pre-conceived idea and a portrayal that all is well in the so-called Garden of Eden. In fact, some say, the garden is in full bloom, roses are in abundance. Others question thi... more...
Ready for the tournament: President Ramkalawan, and British High Commissioner Patrick Lynch, centre,  with players in the Premier League team strips
14th October 2021
An inspirational new sporting initiative has been launched to encourage youngsters to play football in Seychelles.The Seychelles Schools Premier League is a collaboration with the British Government i... more...
I mourn the loss of a great Seychellois George Uzice
14th October 2021
By Lewis Betsy It is with great sadness that I learned of the death of my friend George Uzice who I regard as a great Seychellois.George died in in Miama, Florida, USA, where he was living.The ne... more...
Recalling the past: Gilbert Eliza at the Espace Building
14th October 2021
By Lewis Betsy I met up with an old friend recently and was reminded of his remarkable history. His name is Gilbert Eliza and he told me about how he joined the British Army 60 years ago… ... more...
Quizzed: Ian Withers tells the TRNUC about his work for Rene by video link
14th October 2021
By Lewis Betsy IAN Withers, who spied on our freedom fighters for the murderous Rene regime, gave a telling account of his activities to a TRNUC hearing live by Skype. The ex-private detecti... more...

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Young footballers ready to kick off like stars from the Premier League 14 October 2021
An inspirational new sporting initiative has been launched to encourage youngsters to play football in Seychelles.The Se......
Praise from across the globe as Seychellois-born football star Kevin Betsy takes key job at Arsenal 12 August 2021
... time and dedication Kevin and his family have put into the sports.Kevin’s father, Lewis Betsy, publisher of Seych......
Salute to the three Seychellois heroes who are setting a superb example to us all 14 May 2021
...he toughest of challenges to help others and, through their sporting endeavours, displayed both their courage and their ......
The goals we scored, the lives we lived… soccer veterans meet up and recall their glory days 13 April 2021
By Lewis BetsyStars from Rovers Football Club met up to talk about the old days and savour the time when they were the b......
England youth coach Kevin Betsy explains why he loves his job – I enjoy helping people become better 12 February 2021
...il can be read through this linkhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-9185769/England-18s-boss-Kevin-Betsy-......
I had to keep my cool, says coach Don Anacoura after Real Maldive’s nail-biting promotion battle 30 July 2020
Talk about leaving it late… Real Maldives won promotion in a hard-fought match with just one minute to spare at S......
Always aim to be the best, soccer star Kevin Betsy tells Seychelles youth 10 September 2019
...said: “I am extremely proud of what Kevin has done in sport and what he is now aiming to achieve with the young pe......
Kevin's goal is to help as many young players as possible 10 September 2019
...in Seychelles was devised to allow him meet up with as many sports people as possible. His schedule went like this:A vis......
The success of the Real Maldives hasn't surprised me, says coach. We have earned it 19 June 2017
...ey have a good knowledge of football and an interest in the sport. As you may notice from the above list, most members a......
We are doing well but not taking anything for granted 10 April 2017
The Coach of Real Maldives is Don Anacoura, who has captained the Seychelles national team and played a starring with St......
Seychelles Life to help Real Maldives Sports Club 10 April 2017
Sport has always been a passion in my life and I truly believe that it can make the world a better place.So, during my r......
Seychelles Under 17s bundled out of Africa Cup and coach says they need more experience 06 July 2016
Two tough games saw the Seychelles Under-17 football team eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations 2017 competition. ......
Seychelles go down 2-0 to Algeria but coach sees the positive side 09 June 2016
Seychelles lost 2-0 to Algeria in a qualifying match for the Africa Cup of Nations but coach Ralph Jean-Louis still fe......
Andrique gloves up to fight for Seychelles Olympic gold 31 March 2016
...now be discussing with the Seychelles Olympic Committee and Sports Council to see what they have to offer us. We need to......
Gold medal for teenage tennis star Damien 31 March 2016
...is is a result of the support with the help of the national sports council.”...
Double triumph for Kevin Betsy's young stars as they shine again in International Cup 05 November 2015
Patience is everything when you are aiming for the big time, says coach Kevin Betsy who saw his young team at Fulham t......
Lissa proves queen of Africa in the high jump 08 October 2015
Athlete Lissa Labiche has confirmed her status as queen of the African continent in the high jump. Lissa gave Seychel......
I want to do better than last time, says Jean-Louis as he returns as national coach 08 October 2015
The new coach of the Seychelles national team has explained why he chose to take on the role again four years after he......
Pageant winner Emily is 'so proud' 08 October 2015
The girl crowned as Miss Regatta 2015 said it was her “proudest moment”. Emily Albest, 20, took the title......
We were appalling at the Indian Ocean Games this time, so I'm afraid it's back to the drawing board 02 September 2015
... Games held in Seychelles in 2011, we fell well short. The sports authorities in Seychelles have put the majority of th......
Athletes off to the Games with gold in mind 03 August 2015
...t games on home territory. The delegation, representing 14 sporting disciplines, was given an official send-off by Pres......
Thanks and good night... soccer star Kevin Betsy retires at 37 29 April 2015
...ll. I have and will continue to travel the world in various sports to continue my own personal development and most impo......
Nothing in life is easy, says Kevin Betsy. But I am inspired to become a great coach like my heroes 19 August 2014
...t long term. What would you like to happen in Seychelles sport? For me it is simple: that every youngster has the op......
Team Seychelles put belief in Commonwealth triumph 30 July 2014
...nday night led by Social Affairs, Community Development and Sports Minister Vincent Meriton. The Seychellois athletes w......
My life in football is just a dream come true 06 June 2014
... league in the first team. What’s it like seeing the sport from the inside? Playing and coaching for me is total......

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Foundation established in Seychelles to pay tribute to the life and courage of Gerard Hoarau
16th November 2021
Honouring a Seychellois hero: Colin Dyer
By Lewis Betsy It is rewarding that in the country of his birth Gerard Hoarau is at last being… more...
Foundation organises Mass to honour Seychelles hero Gerard Hoarau
5th November 2021
Gerard Hoarau: Honoured in his homeland
By Lewis Betsy The lives of exiled hero Gerard Hoarau and other Seychellois who died supporting… more...
Football legend with a great love of life celebrates his birthday
2nd November 2021
Celebration:  Barry and Bessie on his big day
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We are in a trance. Now we must become more pro-active to achieve real change in Seychelles at this confusing time
14th October 2021
Call for action: We must face reality, says Barry Gendron, right, with Lewis Betsy
 Paradise may be a pre-conceived idea and a portrayal that all is well in the so-called Garden… more...
Young footballers ready to kick off like stars from the Premier League
14th October 2021
Ready for the tournament: President Ramkalawan, and British High Commissioner Patrick Lynch, centre,  with players in the Premier League team strips
An inspirational new sporting initiative has been launched to encourage youngsters to play football… more...
I mourn the loss of a great Seychellois George Uzice
14th October 2021
I mourn the loss of a great Seychellois George Uzice
By Lewis Betsy It is with great sadness that I learned of the death of my friend George Uzice… more...
Veteran Gilbert recalls the day young men scrambled to join the British Army
14th October 2021
Recalling the past: Gilbert Eliza at the Espace Building
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The man with no remorse is exposed by Skype
14th October 2021
Quizzed: Ian Withers tells the TRNUC about his work for Rene by video link
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