Press release

President Ramkalawan extends condolence message to Chinese President

March 22, 2022

President Wavel Ramkalawan has extended a condolence message to his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping, following the tragic news of the passenger plane crash in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region. The crash claimed the lives of many passengers and crew members.

The President’s message reads: “In this moment of national grief, no words can comfort the sorrow of the People of China, amidst this unexpected tragedy.

“The Government and the People of Seychelles join me in extending our sincere condolences and sympathy to the Government, the families and friends of those involved in the tragedy.

“The unity, resilient spirit and determination that bind the people of your land will serve as pillars in your country’s journey towards healing and overcoming these painful moments”.