Seychellois Nationals sentenced to death in Egypt-Efforts still on to seek for clemency


A communiqué from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the government has made contact with the relevant authorities and remains confident that the position of Seychelles on the death penalty is clear and that the request for clemency submitted remains under consideration.

Seychelles’ non-resident ambassador to Egypt, Joseph Nourrice, and the Seychelles Consul General Designate to Egypt, Dr Mahmoud Moussa, remain in contact with the three prisoners and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is continuing to offer consular assistance.