Seychelles. According to CountryAAH, Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles. President James Michel’s ruling party, the Seychelles Progressive People’s Front (SPPF), retained its 23 seats in the National Assembly following the May 10-12 parliamentary elections. The party, which has ruled since 1977, still has an absolute majority in the parliament, which has a total of 35 seats. The two main opposition parties, the Seychelles National Party (SNP) and the Democratic Party (DP), joined forces in a coalition and gained 11 seats, which was as many as the SNP alone had before. The turnout was close to 86 percent.
The SNP had boycotted the National Assembly since October 2006, among other things. in protest of what the party considered to be police violence against protesters. SNP leader Wavel Ramkalawan had also demanded that the opposition should have as much access to the country’s media as the government and that the electoral procedure should be redone. The opposition considered boycotting the parliamentary elections, but eventually participated. The election was supposed to have been held in October, but because of the boycott of the opposition, President Michel chose to dissolve Parliament in March and advance the election.
Seychelles weather in March, April and May
According to Bridgat.com, daily temperatures averaging 31 to 32 ° C are to be expected over the next three months. The temperatures hardly fluctuate during this time.
Do you want to go on a beach holiday? The water temperatures are in March, April and May 28-29 ° C. This is great weather for a great time on the beach and in the water.
The expected rainfall is around 11 days in March, around 14 days in April and around 11 days in May.
In the period from March to May, the sun shines an average of 7 to 8 hours a day. The sunniest weather in Mahé is in April, but with a little less sun you will have to get by in March.