A handover ceremony of donations to the Seychelles National Library, was held on Thursday 23rd November 2023. Mahe Shipping Company Ltd, was amongst one of the numerous generous donors, whereby fifty “Seychelles, Ships and the Sea” books were donated to the Seychelles National Library. The donation was presented by the company’s Managing Director, Ms. Appoo, who also received a shield as a special token of appreciation on behalf of the company.
The book is based on the maritime history of Seychelles and the Indian Ocean, with a specific chapter about the modern port and future of the shipping industry. Amongst the many novelists who contributed to the book, include two of the company’s very own board members; Mr. Adrian Skerrett and Mr. Gerry Adam.