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President Receives Praslin Graduate after Attaining Dual Degree

The President congratulated Ellis on her achievements and together discussed possible future career pathways and opportunities given the high demand for her field of study

President Wavel Ramkalawan received Miss Ellis Chan Pen Tive who was recently awarded a dual Bachelor degree in Accounting and Finance with specialism in Forensic Accounting, for a courtesy call at a State House yesterday morning.  The President congratulated Ellis on her achievements and together discussed possible future career pathways…

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The President Attends the Official Launching of the Operationalization of the National Integrated Emergency Management Plan (NIEMP)

This event has been facilitated by the World Bank with the Seychelles Government, supported by the Climate Risk and Early Warning Systems (CREWS) Initiative

The President of the Republic, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan attended the launching ceremony of the Operationalization of the National Integrated Emergency Management Plan (NIEMP), which took place at the Savoy Seychelles Resort & Spa, Beau Vallon yesterday morning. This event has been facilitated by the World Bank with the Seychelles Government,…

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President Ramkalawan Meets Emirates Group Delegation at State House

The President welcomed Sheikh Majid Al Mualla on his official visit to Seychelles

President Wavel Ramkalawan received the Divisional Senior Vice President, International Affairs Emirates group, Sheikh Majid Al Mualla at State House yesterday morning. The President welcomed Sheikh Majid Al Mualla on his official visit to Seychelles and expressed his hope that it serves to pave new avenues develop new partnerships and reinforce cooperation…

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The President Attends STA Annual Graduation Ceremony

Graduates who attended the morning session in view of space restrictions, joined the others in the afternoon

President Wavel Ramkalawan was the guest of honour at the annual graduation ceremony award for the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) held at the University of Seychelles (UniSey) auditorium, Anse Royale yesterday afternoon. Graduates who attended the morning session in view of space restrictions, joined the others in the afternoon. Two…

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Seychelles: Appointment of Ad-hoc Justices of Appeal

The President of the Republic of Seychelles appointed Justice Winston Anderson as the Chair of the Panel and two other members Justice Carl Singh and Justice William Young to hear the case and to come to a final determination

Following the recommendations of the Court of Appeal for the appointment of three Special Justices of Appeal to hear the case of EEEL vs Vijay Construction Pty Ltd, the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Wavel Ramkalawan has received the recommendations from the Constitutional Appointments Authority (CAA) and he…

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President receives recommendations for Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

The President will now consult with the Speaker of the National Assembly and the Chief Justice to determine who will be appointed CEO of SBC for the next 5 years

The President has received recommendations from the Chairperson of the SBC Board for the appointment of the Chief Executive Officer of the Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC). This follows a process of advertisement, applications and interviews whereby anyone could submit their name for their consideration.  In accordance with Section 5 (3)…

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President Ramkalawan Meets Members of LGBTI Seychelles

LGBTI Seychelles is a non-government organisation that advocates for sexual orientation and gender identity rights

President Wavel Ramkalawan received the Chairperson of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) Seychelles Association, Mr. Naddy Vidot, at State House yesterday morning. LGBTI Seychelles is a non-government organisation that advocates for sexual orientation and gender identity rights. Mr. Vidot was accompanied by members of LGBTI Seychelles Board which…

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Seychelles: The President Receives Professional Basketball Player Abdel Sylla at State House

The President congratulated Mr. Sylla on his achievements, saying that he has made the country and people extremely proud

The President of the Republic, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan met Seychellois professional basketballer, Mr. Abdel Sylla who is currently on holiday in the Seychelles. Mr. Sylla plays for French club Herminie Nantes Atlantique in the Pro B league since 2019. The President congratulated Mr. Sylla on his achievements, saying that he…

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Seychelles and Kenya’s Leaders pledged to give new impetus to bilateral and regional engagements

President Ramkalawan reiterated the importance of this state visit and what it means to the people of Seychelles and Kenya in terms of bilateral relations

“We are neighbours by proximity, but friends and partners by choice. It is, therefore, of crucial importance that our two countries continue to seize all available opportunities for the further strengthening and diversification of our partnership,” said President Wavel Ramkalawan as he proposed a toast in honour of His Excellency,…

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Seychelles: Cabinet Business - Wednesday 13th July 2022

A new Division will be created within the Ministry of Education to oversee the scholarship administration related functions

President Wavel Ramkalawan chaired a scheduled meeting of the Cabinet today, Wednesday 13th July at which a number of policy and legal memoranda were considered. Cabinet approved the Mayor of Victoria Bill, 2022 which will guide the elections of the Mayor of Victoria. Cabinet approved a proposal to dissolve the…