Brussels 03 March 2019/ACP: On behalf of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States, it is with great sadness that I convey the condolence and sympathy to the government and people of the Republic of the Seychelles on the passing of the noble and outstanding former president H.E Mr. France Albert RENE, whose great leadership, breadth of vision and commitment to peace and development throughout the world will forever remain a tribute to the people of the Seychelles.

The ACP Group of States joins in sharing the great pain and sadness of the family and relatives of the late president France Albert RENE as we also extend prayerful solace to the entire nation.
May your Excellency and Members of your Government find true inspiration in the great leadership of the late President RENE as we convey assurances of highest consideration.