List of presidents of Seychelles

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This page contains a list of Presidents of Seychelles.

President of the
Republic of Seychelles
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Incumbent
Wavel Ramkalawan

since 26 October 2020
ResidenceState House, Victoria, Mahé[1]
Term length5 years, renewable once
Inaugural holderJames Mancham
Formation29 June 1976
DeputyVice-President of Seychelles
SalaryR38,000 monthly[2]
Websitehttp://www.statehouse.gov.sc

Presidents of Seychelles (1976–present)Edit

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Elected Term of office Political affiliation
Took office Left office Time in office
1   Sir James Mancham
(1939–2017)
29 June 1976 5 June 1977[a] 341 days Seychelles Democratic Party
2   France-Albert René
(1935–2019)
1979
1984
1989
1993
1998
2001
5 June 1977 14 July 2004[b] 27 years, 39 days Seychelles People's Progressive Front
3   James Michel
(born 1944)
2006
2011
2015
14 July 2004 16 October 2016[b] 12 years, 94 days Seychelles People's Progressive Front
(until 2009)
People's Party
4   Danny Faure
(born 1962)
16 October 2016 26 October 2020 4 years, 183 days People's Party
(until 2018)
United Seychelles Party
5   Wavel Ramkalawan
(born 1961)
2020 26 October 2020 Incumbent 173 days Linyon Demokratik Seselwa

NotesEdit

  1. Deposed in the 1977 coup d'état.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Resigned.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Dorall, Cheryl (May 29, 2004). "Commonwealth Ministers Reference Book 2003". Commonwealth Secretariat – via Google Books.
  2. "Presidential Emoluments Act | Seychelles Legal Information Institute". seylii.org.

Other websitesEdit