Appointment of Acting Superintendent of Prisons
[Government of Seychelles] The Office of the President has announced the appointment, with immediate effect, of Mr Raymond St Ange as the Acting Superintendent of the Prisons following the resignation of Mr Vic Tirant who had held the post since November 2016.
Girl Child Addresses Parliament on World Children's Day
[New Era] Windhoek -For the first time in the history of the National Assembly of Seychelles, a 13-year-old Seychellois child addressed lawmakers on World Children's Day on a historic Monday in the tropical paradise.
14 Awards Up for Grabs At Prestigious Arts Award in Seychelles This Weekend
[Seychelles News Agency] Fourteen awards will be up for grabs during this weekend's arts award - a prestigious red carpet event - which will be held at the International Conference Centre in the capital city of Victoria, Seychelles.
Actress Celina and Hubby Enjoy Honeymoon in Seychelles
[Nairobi News] Newly wed actress Catherine Kamau aka Celina and hubby Philip Karanja have shared their photos of their honeymoon in Seychelles.
President Visits Mont Fleuri Secondary School
[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure visited Mont Fleuri Secondary School this morning where he addressed teachers, management staff, and students during a special assembly.
Seychellois Team to Explore Mascarene Plateau's Eco-System, Oil Deposits
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychellois experts next year will explore the marine eco-system and hydrocarbon deposits over the Mascarene Plateau, a maritime boundary jointly administered by Seychelles and Mauritius, an official said.
Regional Standby Force Begins Training in Sudan
[East African] The Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) will Monday begin wide-ranging military exercises in Sudan, official said.
President Faure Visits Police Stations and Fire and Rescue Services
[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure visited the police headquarters and the fire and rescue services station on Mahe and Praslin, and police stations on Praslin, as part of his weekly visits to workplaces and institutions.
French Group Club Med Takes Over Seychelles' Ste Anne Beachcomber Resort
[Seychelles News Agency] The French group Club Med 5 star hotel is taking over the management of Seychelles' Ste Anne beachcomber resort, former owners New Mauritius Hotels group announced this week.
President Faure Visits Religious Dominations On International Day of Tolerance
[Government of Seychelles] To commemorate International Day of Tolerance, President Danny Faure visited various religious denominations this morning. The visits form part of President Faure's programme of visiting various workplaces and institutions.
Car Drawing Contest Leans On Children's Imagination for the Future of Car Travel
[Seychelles News Agency] A local company, Abhaye Valabhji, is holding the national version of the "Toyota Dream Car Art Contest", a competition that brings together children across the world to share ideas about the future of the automobile through drawings.
Security, Trade On Table As Seychelles' President, Tanzania High Commissioner Meet
[Seychelles News Agency] Peace and security, as well as trade and taxation, are areas of cooperation that should be enhanced or strengthened, the new Tanzanian High Commissioner and the Seychelles' president determined.
Nigeria Ranks Behind Mauritius, Seychelles, 13 Others in ICT Development
[Guardian] Fourteen countries have been ranked ahead of Nigeria in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) development in Africa.
New Dams, Exploitation of Groundwater to Increase Potable Water in Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] The construction of new dams and increased exploitation of groundwater are priority projects to sustain potable water in the Seychelles.
Seychelles Mandates New Appliances to Meet Energy Efficient Standards in 2018
[Seychelles News Agency] In an effort to reduce energy use in Seychelles, the Energy Commission is setting energy efficiency standards for five types of electrical home appliances entering Seychelles as of next year.
New Tanzanian High Commissioner Accredited
[Government of Seychelles] The new High Commissioner of the United Republic of Tanzania to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E Dr Pindi Chana, presented her credentials to President Danny Faure at State House yesterday.
Short Bursts of Showers - New Rainfall Patterns Emerging in Seychelles, Expert Says
[Seychelles News Agency] New patterns of rainfall distribution are emerging in Seychelles compared to two decades ago, the Meteorological Services says.
3 Dozen Cruise Ships Expected in Seychelles This Season, a 20 Percent Increase
[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles' Port of Victoria has started welcoming holidaymakers now that the cruise ship season is open.
Seychellois Teachers March Again, Demand Security At Schools
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychellois teachers of Mont Fleuri Secondary marched on Saturday -- the second time this week -- and were joined by their colleagues from other schools on the main island of Mahe.
Viral Video Showcasing Seychelles Quickly Reaches 2 Million Views
[Seychelles News Agency] A video published by the Seychelles Tourism Board showcasing a range of activities you can do in the island nation recently went viral - exceeding a targeted 1 million viewers in 48 hours.