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Lesotho sees peaceful transition

Minister of Communications, Science and Technology Chief Thesele 'Maseribane

May 12, 2020 1 min read

MASERU - The Minister of Communication, Science and Technology, Chief Thesele ’Maseribane has commended fellow MPs for engaging in a peaceful transition after the collapse of the 4x4 coalition government on Monday.

He said Prime Minister Motsoahae Thabane is meanwhile expected to report the matter to the Council of State to map the way forward.
’Maseribane said the next step will be to form a new coalition government, which is expected to among others implement this year’s fiscal budget.

He said the All Basotho Convention (ABC) in collaboration with Democratic Congress (DC) are expected to agree on who will lead their coalition.

Prime Minister Motsoahae Thabane

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Other parties expected to join the coalition include Movement for Economic Change (MEC), Popular Front for Democracy (PFD), National Independent Party (NIP), Basotho Congress Party (BCP), Democratic Party of Lesotho (DPL) and Marematlou Freedom Party (MFP).


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