PM ARRIVES FROM ALGERIA
The Prime Minister, Dr Pakalitha Mosisili and his
delegation arrived in the country on Wednesday after being in
Algeria for official visit.
In brief interview with LENA, the Minister of
Foreign Affairs and International Relations, Dr 'Mamphono Khaketla
said that the Prime Minister's visit was a follow up to His Majesty
King Letsie III's state visit last year, which aimed to enhance
bilateral relations between the two countries.
She noted that it is during the visit that the two
countries through Ministries of Education signed a Memorandum of
Understanding on higher education Learner-ship Exchange Programme,
adding that lecturers of science and technology from Algeria will
take sabbatical leaves to come and teach in the country for some
She also stated that there were also meetings with
Ministers of Agriculture and Mining, saying a delegation from the
Mining department in Algeria will be in the country soon to help
discover different types of minerals available in Lesotho.
Upon arrival at the Moshoeshoe I International
Airport, Dr Mosisili was welcomed by Cabinet Ministers and other
government senior officials.
Source: LENA 01 /12/2016