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Seychelles opposition candidate Ramkalawan wins presidential vote

NAIROBI, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Seychelles opposition candidate Wavel Ramkalawan won the archipelago’s presidential election with 54.9% of valid votes cast, the electoral commission chairman said on Sunday, upsetting incumbent president Danny Faure.

“I declare ... Ramkalawan as the elected candidate,” commission chairman Danny Lucas said in a live broadcast announcing the results. (Reporting by George Obulutsa; Editing by William Mallard)

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