News in Brief 02 October 2017 (PM)

2 Oct 2017Listen / Minors make up at least 60 per cent of the Rohingya refugees who have crossed the border to Bangladesh over the past few weeks. Highly traumatized, they are arriving ... Continue Reading →

Appointment of New Chairperson – Constitutional Appointments Authority

[Government of Seychelles] Following the resignation on 19th September 2017 of Dr Shelton Jolicoeur as Chairperson of the Constitutional Appointments Authority, the other four Members ... Continue Reading →

President Faure Hosts Reception to Commemorate International Day for Older Persons

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure hosted the first reception to mark the International Day for Older Persons, commemorated worldwide on 1 October, at the State House ... Continue Reading →

Nomination of New Commissioner of Police

Following the retirement of Mr Reginald Elizabeth as Commissioner of Police, the President has written to the Speaker of the National Assembly, nominating Mr Kishnan Labonte as the ... Continue Reading →

Seychellois couple wanted in drugs case appears in court after extradition from Kenya

A Seychellois couple who were wanted by the National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDEA) and brought back to the island nation appeared in the magistrate court on Monday.Colin and Gina ... Continue Reading →