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Lesotho prepares to swear in new prime minister

19 May 2020 3:33 PM
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Eyewitness News reporter Nthakoana Ngatane gives details of the latest developments in the Mountain Kingdom.

Lesotho is preparing for the swearing-in of its new Prime Minister, Dr Moeketsi Majoro.

This comes after the resignation of Prime Minister Tom Thabane.

In a televised statement, Thabane said the time to retire from public office has finally arrived.

Eyewitness News reporter Nthakoana Ngatane says the invitations indicate that the swearing-in will take place on Wednesday at 8:30am.

You are required to be a member of parliament in Lesotho in order for you to be a prime minister.

Nthakoana Ngatane, Reporter - Eyewitness News

Majoro is an economist, 59 years old, one of the youngest in Cabinet in Lesotho and he comes in with experience.

Nthakoana Ngatane, Reporter - Eyewitness News

Listen to the full interview below...


19 May 2020 3:33 PM
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Prime Minister Tom Thabane
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