Press release

Seychelles Extends Condolences to Venezuela

March 6, 2013

President James Michel has extended a message of condolences to the People and Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela following the death of President Hugo Chavez Frias.

On behalf of the People and Government of Seychelles, President Michel expressed his solidarity with the family of President Chavez and the Venezuelan people and spoke of the Presidents lasting memory:

“The late President will be remembered for his utmost dedication to the concerns of his country and will continue to guide and inspire present and future generations in Venezuela and beyond.”

In the letter addressed to the Executive Vice President, Mr. Nicolas Maduro Moros, President Michel expressed the country’s commitment to the ongoing friendly cooperative relations between the two nations.