List of Presidents of Seychelles

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President of the
Republic of Seychelles
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Danny Faure 2013-04-23.jpg
Incumbent
Danny Faure

since 16 October 2016
ResidenceState House, Victoria, Mahé
Term length5 years, renewable once
Inaugural holderJames Mancham
Formation29 June 1976
DeputyVice President of Seychelles
Websitehttp://www.statehouse.gov.sc
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This page contains a list of Presidents of Seychelles.

Presidents of Seychelles (1976–present)[edit]

No. Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Term of Office Time in Office Party
1 Sir James Mancham
(1939–2017)
James Mancham 2014.jpg 29 June 1976 5 June 1977
(deposed.)
341 days SDP
2 France-Albert René
(1934–)
France-Albert René, June 2014.jpg 5 June 1977 14 July 2004
(resigned.)
27 years,

315 days

SPPF
3 James Michel
(1944–)
James Michel 2014.png 14 July 2004 16 October 2016
(resigned.)
12 years,

182 days

SPPF
(until 2009.)
PL
4 Danny Faure
(1962–)
Danny Faure 2013-04-23.jpg 16 October 2016 Incumbent 1 year,

314 days

PL

Latest election[edit]

Candidate Party First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
James Michel People's Party 28,911 47.76 31,512 50.15
Wavel Ramkalawan Seychelles National Party 20,540 33.93 31,319 49.85
Patrick Pillay Lalyans Seselwa 8,593 14.19
David Pierre Popular Democratic Movement 1,283 2.12
Alexia Amesbury Seychelles Party for Social Justice and Democracy 803 1.33
Philippe Boullé Independent 408 0.67
Invalid/blank votes 1,466 1,062
Total 62,004 100 63,893 100
Registered voters/turnout 70,943 87.40 70,943 90.06
Source: Seychelles News Agency, Seychelles News Agency

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