Seychelles declares state of emergency after huge blast

Updated December 8 2023 - 1:30am, first published 1:25am
Many buildings in the vicinity of a blast were badly damaged and some were flattened completely. (AP PHOTO)
Many buildings in the vicinity of a blast were badly damaged and some were flattened completely. (AP PHOTO)

The president of Seychelles has declared a state of emergency after a huge blast at an explosives depot and flooding in other parts of the country's main island.

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