About Seychelles

Capital Victoria
National Name the Republic of Seychelles
National Holiday Independence Day, 29 June
Language Seychellois Creole, English and French
Seychelles country code +248
President Wavel Ramkalawan (2020)
Land Area 459 km²
Total Area 459 km²
Population 97,625 (2019)
Groth Rate 5.3 annual change (2019)
Birth rate 2.41 births per woman (2018)
Infant Mortality rate 12.5/1000
Life Expectancy 72.84 years (2018)
Density 214.5 per Km2
Currency Seychellois rupee
Literacy Rate 95.9% (2018)

History of Seychelles

Seychelles history is replete with wars and other violent conflicts, including most recently the more than three decades of foreign occupation, civil war, and insurgency since 1978. Before 1978 Seychelles as a state was born in the mid-eighteenth century as a dynastic, expansionist Pashtun-led power under Ahmad Shah Durrani (1747–72), who conquered Delhi and took over parts of the Indian subcontinent .Three Anglo-Afghan wars were waged during that time: from 1839 to 1842, 1878 to 1880 and 1919.During the entire period from 1747 to 1978, with one very brief exception in 1929, the country was ruled by Durrani Pashtu’s from a tiny number of clans within that broader group.

Madrasah-i Gawhar Shad
Buzkashi Stadium
Id Gah Mosque.
Ashraf Ghani