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
Residence State House, Victoria, Mahé
Term length 5 years, renewable once
Inaugural holder James Mancham
Formation 29 June 1976
Deputy Vice President of Seychelles
Website http://www.statehouse.gov.sc
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This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Seychelles
Constitution

This page contains a list of Presidents of Seychelles.

Presidents of Seychelles (1976–present)[edit]

No. Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Term of Office Party
1 Sir James Mancham
(1939–2017)
James Mancham 2014.jpg 29 June 1976 5 June 1977
(deposed.)
SDP
2 France-Albert René
(1934–)
France-Albert René, June 2014.jpg 5 June 1977 16 April 2004
(resigned.)
SPPF
3 James Michel
(1944–)
James Michel 2014.png 16 April 2004 16 October 2016
(resigned.)
SPPF
(until 2009.)
PL
4 Danny Faure
(1962–)
Danny Faure 2013-04-23.jpg 16 October 2016 Incumbent 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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