Press release

President Faure sends condolence message to the Kingdom of Tonga

September 13, 2019

President Danny Faure has extended his sincere condolences to the His Majesty King Tupou VI, King of the Kingdom of Tonga on the passing away of the His Excellency Mr Akilisi Pohiva, the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Tonga.

“On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Faure also his extended heartfelt sympathies to His Majesty, to the family and friends of Mr Pohiva, as well as the people of Tonga

In his message, He also added that “Mr Pohiva was an icon for democratic ideals and peaceful cohesion” and that his legacy as a dedicated leader shall continue to inspire the many generations to come.