Press release

Fourth Botswana High Commissioner calls on Seychelles Foreign Affairs and Tourism Minister

May 20, 2024

The High Commissioner-designate of the Republic of Botswana to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Ms. Chandapiwa Nteta called on the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Mr. Sylvestre Radegonde on Monday 20th May 2024 at Maison Queau de Quinssy.

Trade, investments and connectivity, especially the signing of the Bilateral Air Service Agreement were among the issues discussed in the meeting.

Minister Radegonde pointed out that both countries share a very good bilateral relationship where fruitful exchanges have been made, such as Seychellois teachers pursuing their tertiary education in Botswana and teachers from Botswana working in Seychelles’ State Schools.

Whilst Botswana is interested to learn from the Seychelles experiences in dealing with victims of substance abuse and rehabilitation process, Seychelles is keen to learn more from Botswana’s Agricultural success.

The two diplomats also discussed matters relating to regional engagements and organizations in which both countries are members.

High Commissioner-designate Nteta will present her credentials to President Wavel Ramkalawan at State House on Tuesday 21st May 2024.