Category Archives: Medical

Running for cancer, Seychellois raises funds for new centre

A 59-year-old Seychellois is raising fund for the construction of a cancer centre in Seychelles by running in the annual eco-friendly marathon.

Joel Melanie started his project — dubbed ‘run for a good cause’ — through social media. He is …

UN official wants Seychelles to reach into new areas for economic growth

Seychelles needs to look into new areas of the economy that are emerging for growth, said the undersecretary-general and the executive secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).

Vera Songwe made this statement after meeting with President …

Indian official briefs Seychelles’ president on progress of gov’t buildings under construction

Projects of public interest remain the main focus of the Indo-Seychelles bilateral relations, India’s new Joint Secretary for the Indian Ocean region said on Tuesday.

Currently on his first official visit in Seychelles, Dinesh Patnaik told the press that during …

Indian official briefs Seychelles’ president on progress of gov’t buildings under construction

Projects of public interest remain the main focus of the Indo-Seychelles bilateral relations, India’s new Joint Secretary for the Indian Ocean region said on Tuesday.

Currently on his first official visit in Seychelles, Dinesh Patnaik told the press that during …

4 Seychellois detained, charged for fishing in Mozambique’s waters

The Seychelles’ Department of Foreign Affairs said on Monday that it is providing consular assistance to four Seychellois men being detained at a prison in Mozambique on charges of illegally fishing in Mozambican waters.

The family members of the four …