Press release

President Faure extends condolences to Australia

May 20, 2019

President Faure expressed heartfelt condolences to the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, H.E. General the Honourable Sir Peter John Cosgrove, due to the passing of the Former Prime Minister of Australia, H.E. Mr. Bob Hawke.

“The former Prime Minister dedicated years of service to the public sector of Australia and was an inspiration to many Australians.” said President Faure.

The President extended sympathy on behalf of the government and people of Seychelles to the family of the Former Prime Minister, to the Australian Government and to the people of Australia.