6th suspect in case of missing $50 million is ordered held by Seychelles Supreme...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The civilian who was arrested at her residence on Friday will reappear before the Supreme Court on December 10. (Judiciary) Photo license...

6th suspect in case of missing $50 million is held by Seychelles Supreme Court

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The civilian who was arrested at her residence on Friday will reappear before the Supreme Court on December 10. (Judiciary) Photo license...

Seychelles Fashion Week showcases 16 designers in shortened 4th edition

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Designers from Seychelles and other countries had the opportunity to showcase their designs Saturday at L'Escale Resort Marina and Spa. (Joe...

On display in Seychelles: Paintings by autistic artist recall a mother’s early death

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Patrick Alexis, a 35-year-old artist with autism living in Roche Caiman, launched his exhibition recently with around 28 abstract paintings. (Seychelles...

Seychelles closes borders to southern African countries due to new COVID-19 variant

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Ministry said that this is because of the new variant called B.1.1.529 that has been detected in South Africa. (Marco...

United Nations opens new liaison office in Seychelles

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The office is located in Maison Mahe in the centre of Victoria. (Gerard Larose, Seychelles Tourism Board) Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency)...

Seychellois organisations kick off 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). First Lady, Linda Ramkalawan, was the first to symbolically draw her hand on a large board, showing she was against such...

Seychellois man held as part of drug deal released to authorities

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On November 20 the dhow was placed into the hands of the Seychelles Coast Guard and then escorted to Port Victoria....

African Development Bank ‘impressed’ with progress on Seychelles’ La Gogue Dam

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Once completed, the La Gogue dam will be 45 metres deep and will see an increase in capacity of 60 percent....

2 former government officials appear before Seychelles’ Supreme Court in missing $50 million case

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Palais de Justice which houses the Supreme Court. (Judiciary)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - Two former high government officials appeared before...

African trade reliant on secure maritime links, Seychelles’ President tells COMESA

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ramkalawan made his first address as the President to heads of state and government in the 21st summit of the COMESA Authority...

Seychelles’ first-ever High Commissioner from Uganda gains accreditation, looks at agricultural trade

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Hassan Wasswa Galiwango presented his credentials to President Wavel Ramkalawan on Tuesday morning at State House. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license   (Seychelles News...

President of Seychelles seeks to tamp down unease after arrests in case of missing...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ramkalawan said that the country is stable and that there is no talk of a coup d'etat nor plans for subversion...

Court rules 3rd suspect held in case of missing $50 million in Seychelles

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Palais de justice which houses the Supreme Court. (Seychelles News Agency)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - A third person suspected to...

20 designers to showcase their styles at Seychelles Fashion Week on Nov. 27

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The fourth edition of the Seychelles Fashion Week has been toned down to a one-day event. (Seychelles Fashion Week/Facebook)Photo license  Purchase...

Seychelles’ national football team wins four-nation tournament in Sri Lanka

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Seychelles' side won the friendly four-nation tournament 6-4 through a penalty shootout. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - The...

Last Journey, a new business in Seychelles, offers comfort, planning at funeral time

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The main role of Last Journey is to work with the family and guide them into making decisions and arrangements for...

Recycled Christmas tree competition returns to Seychelles for a 2nd year

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Last year's winners were Andre Bristol for the home category and Perseverance Secondary school in the school category. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license...

Seychelles Supreme Court orders couple suspected of laundering $50 million held

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Palais de Justice which houses the Supreme Court. (Judiciary)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - The Seychelles Supreme Court has remanded for...

Seychellois students question President Ramkalawan on drug use, sexual abuse and education

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Sixteen students from secondary schools in Seychelles had the opportunity to question the President. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) -...

Gold, bronze or silver? Seychelles’ quest to bring home first Olympic medal begins

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Sailor Rodney Govinden was the first Seychellois to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. (SOCGA)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - The...

Chinese Ambassador to Seychelles H.E. Mme GUO Wei talks about the eighth Ministerial Conference...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). (Seychelles News Agency) - The eighth Ministerial Conference of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) will be held on November 29...

UN to open liaison office in Seychelles, resident coordinator says

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The coordinator, Christine Umutoni, met with President Wavel Ramkalawan at State House on Tuesday morning. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency)...

Seychelles disappointed with outcomes of UN Climate Change Conference, official says

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Minister Joubert with the technical adviser for climate change Wills Agricole at COP26. (Ministry for Agriculture, Climate Change and Environment)Photo license...