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AFP - 9/28/16

Seychelles President James Michel announced Tuesday he would quit after his party lost legislative elections, ending its four-decade grip on power.

The 72-year...

AFP - 9/12/16

Seychelles opposition supporters took to the streets on Sunday to celebrate after their coalition broke the ruling party's four-decade grip on power with a victory in...

AFP - 9/11/16

Voters in the tourism-dependent nation of Seychelles cast their ballots Saturday, the third and final day of a poll that may see the opposition win control of...

AFP - 9/11/16

The opposition in the Seychelles has won parliamentary polls, putting it in control of the National Assembly for the first time in two decades, according to official...

AFP - 5/19/16

The Seychelles has decriminalised gay sex, the state news agency said Thursday, after lawmakers voted to amend a penal code that meant those convicted of sodomy faced...

Xinhuanet - 3/21/16

The road of regional integration is a stepping stone to becoming more fully integrated into the world economy, Ethiopian Financial and Economic Minister Sufian Ahmed...

Reuters (Eng) - 1/21/16

Africa's small farmers, more than half of whom buy their seeds from local informal markets, need access to improved seeds that can yield more food and cope with...

AFP - 12/21/15

Seychelles President James Michel was sworn back in for a third term on Sunday, despite calls from the opposition for a recount after he won a second-round vote by...

AFP - 12/19/15

Seychelles President James Michel won a third term in power by the narrowest of margins of just 193 votes, with the opposition calling for a recount, the election...

Reuters (Eng) - 12/19/15

Incumbent James Michel won the run-off vote in Seychelles' presidential election, after securing 50.2 percent of votes cast, the election commission said on Saturday...

AFP - 12/18/15

Seychelles President James Michel and opposition leader Wavel Ramkalawan urged voters Friday to respect results as polling closed and counting began in an...

AFP - 12/17/15

Residents in the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Seychelles voted Thursday, the second of three days of polls, with incumbent president James Michel facing the first...

AFP - 12/16/15

Voters in the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Seychelles go to the polls Wednesday, with incumbent president James Michel facing the first serious challenge to his...

Reuters (Eng) - 12/16/15

The Seychelles voted on Wednesday in the second round of a presidential election in which incumbent James Michel is seeking a third term by touting the Indian Ocean...

AFP - 12/7/15

The Seychelles' incumbent president James Michel won a strong lead in polls last week but fell short of securing an outright majority, and must now face opposition...

Reuters (Eng) - 12/7/15

The Seychelles will go into a presidential election runoff on Dec. 16 after all the six candidates in the first round failed to secure a 50 percent share of the vote...

Reuters (Eng) - 12/7/15

The Seychelles will go into a presidential election runoff on Dec. 16 after all the six candidates in the first round failed to secure a 50 percent share of the vote...

AFP - 12/6/15

Vote counting got underway in the Seychelles late Saturday after a presidential election providing incumbent James Michel with his first serious challenge after two...

AFP - 12/4/15

The Seychelles began voting in a presidential election Thursday, with remote islanders the first to cast ballots in a race that sees incumbent James Michel facing a...

AFP - 12/2/15

The Indian Ocean archipelago of the Seychelles goes to the polls Thursday with incumbent President James Michel facing his first serious re-election challenge from...

Reuters (Eng) - 11/20/15

THE HAGUE— The International Criminal Court faced calls to change its approach in Africa or face losing some of its largest members as Kenya and South Africa joined...

Reuters (Eng) - 11/12/15

The European Union has offered African states a range of aid as well as easier visa access and lower costs for migrants sending cash home in return for help to curb...

Reuters (Eng) - 10/26/15

India hosts its biggest-ever Africa summit this week as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to challenge China's dominance on a continent that is blessed with vast...

Reuters (Eng) - 10/19/15

Pope Francis will meet slum dwellers and refugees and call for dialogue between Christians and Muslims when he visits Kenya, Uganda and Central African Republic next...

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