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Ralph Volcere is the Democratic Party in opposition Leader of the Seychelles and Editor of the newspaper 'Le Nouveau Seychelles Weekly'. The Seychelles became a British crown colony separate from Mauritius in 1903 and independence was granted in 1976, as a republic within the Commonwealth. In 1977, a coup d'état ousted the first president of the republic, James Mancham, replacing him with France Albert René. Ralph Volcere was arrested and imprisoned for 6 months, and then had to consider leaving the country.