Seychelles nomination as the first President of Vanilla Island organization has generated interest in the Mauritius Press News on Sunday and made a sensational news angle.
The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, a strong supporter of the setting up and the success of the Vanilla Island concept, was unanimously elected recently as President of the organization during a meeting held in Seychelles on July 7.
His nomination, a media gold mine, has been reported by regional media and sparked a series of one-on-one interviews.
The interview question-and-answer format published in Mauritius news on Sunday has nevertheless provided to its readers a valuable insight into the organization and a glimpse of Minister St.Ange's reactions at being the first President of the Vanilla Island organization.
Minister St.Ange has used the catchy word âhonorâ to describe this position of leading a âfully-fledged organization,â adding with a brilliant opening salvo that the Vanilla Islands is âa plus for the regionâ and that only a âstrong region can strengthen the Indian Ocean islands tourism industry.â
In a few straightforward and frequently-asked questions, Minister St.Ange has spoken about Seychelles' success in hosting the Routes Africa forum from July 8-10