Press release

President Michel congratulates newly elected Egyptian President

June 2, 2014

President James Michel extended congratulations on behalf of the people and Government of Seychelles to the newly elected President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Mr Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.

President Michel looked forward to developing closer relations between Egypt and Seychelles and also called on a concerted effort to strive for peace and brotherhood of all peoples.

“I am convinced that relations between our two countries will continue to be fruitful and constructive, underpinned by our shared commitment to harmony, stability and sustainable development,” said President Michel.

In his message, President Michel noted that Egyptian people have entrusted Mr Fattah el-Sisiwith the responsibility of consolidating democracy and social justice for all of Egypt’s citizens in line with the spirit of the new Egyptian Constitution.