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Seychelles National Parks Authority revises fees for parks and trails; first increase since 2009

The Seychelles National Parks Authority (SNPA) is in the process of revising entrance fees for national parks to ensure better maintenance and sustainability of parks and trails, the first price increase since 2009.

The authority, which becomes financially autonomous this …

Sandra Esparon and Mercenary named as Seychelles’ best female and male artists for 2018

Sandra Esparon and Mercenary were named best female and male artists Saturday night at the Cable Tunes Awards 2018.

The awards ceremony, held at the Berjaya Hotel on the northern side of the main island of Mahe, was a glamorous …

US govt shutdown to enter record 22nd day in border row

The US government shutdown that has left 800,000 federal employees without salaries as a result of President Donald Trump’s row with Democrats over building a Mexico border wall was set to enter a record 22nd day Saturday.

The Democrats’ refusal …

MEC says no by-elections for Dedza South

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has said it will not conduct by-elections for Dedza South Constituency due to the death of Patrick Themu who died on January 4, 2019.

According to a Press Release issued on January 9, 2019 in Blantyre, …

Madagascar’s ex-leader Ravalomanana accepts defeat

Former president Marc Ravalomanana has accepted defeat in Madagascar’s presidential election, a day after the country’s Constitutional Court confirmed Andry Rajoelina as the new leader of the Indian Ocean island nation.

Ravalomanana had lodged a complaint alleging widespread fraud in …