Messages

Message of President Faure for the passing of El Comandante Fidel Castro

Sat, 26 November 2016 | Foreign Affairs

It is with profound sadness that I have learnt of the passing away of dear El Comandante, Fidel Castro, great historical figure beloved by the Cuban people and millions across the world. I am deeply grateful for the very special ...

Message of the President on the occasion of Teachers' Day, 5th October 2016

Tue, 04 October 2016 | Education

« La Réussite de Mes Etudiants, Mon Engagement » (The success of my students, my commitment) This year we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Teachers’ Day in Seychelles.  For the past 25 years, as a small island developing nation, we have ...

Message of the President on the Occasion of International Public Service Day – 23rd June 2016 - A Responsive Public Service – Serving People's Needs

Wed, 22 June 2016 | State House

I have always emphasised that a properly structured and functioning public service is the cornerstone of an effective Government. A President is elected to serve the people and to deliver on the pledges contained in his manifesto, and this delivery ...

Constitution Day - June 18th, 2016 - Message from President James A Michel

Thu, 16 June 2016 | State House

On 18 June 1993 we adopted the Constitution that ushered in the Third Republic, an important stage in the progress of our modern nation. Its commemoration is a solemn occasion which recognizes the freedoms, rights, values and symbols which are ...

Message from President James Michel for Children’s Day, June 1st, 2016

Tue, 31 May 2016 | Community Development

On June 1st every year we focus our attention on the welfare of our children. We celebrate childhood. On behalf of the nation, the government, my family and I wish all Seychellois children success, peace and joy in their schools, ...

Message from President A Michel for Africa Day, 25th May 2016

Tue, 24 May 2016 | Foreign Affairs

Seychelles is cognizant of its inherent place within the greater African Union family and joins the continent in once again reaffirming the unity, which has bound us since the days of our Organisation’s inception. On this auspicious day, together, we ...

Message from President James A Michel for Nurses Day, 12th May 2016

Wed, 11 May 2016 | State House

May 12 is a wonderful occasion to reflect on and appreciate the important roles nurses play in our society. On this special day we show gratitude to our nurses for their dedication, commitment, compassion, caring. And on behalf of the ...

President’s Labour Day message 1st May 2016

Fri, 29 April 2016 | State House

Workers of Seychelles, on Labour Day we celebrate all our physical and mental efforts we put in our economic, social and moral progress.  Every 1st May, together, we also honour our achievements. As we mark this auspicious occasion, I should ...

Message from President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth Day

Mon, 14 March 2016 | Commonwealth

Message from President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth Day14th March 2016As is customary every year on the second Monday of the month of March, we proudly celebrate Commonwealth Day, which serves to remind us of the principles and ...

Message from President James Michel for International Women’s Day, 8th March 2016

Tue, 08 March 2016 | Gender

“Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”. As we join the rest of the world in celebrating International Women’s Day, we are inspired by the vision and renewed commitment for a better and fairer world.Indeed, we ...