Lesotho's Chief Theko Calls For Prime Minister Thabane's Ouster
The Chief Whip of Lesotho's Senate, who is also a senior and influential member of the College of Chiefs and the royal family - Chief Khoabane Theko, says Prime Minister Thomas Thabane must be recalled for allowing his wife to usurp power unconstitutionally. Maesiah Thabane has been accused of causing a split in the ruling All Basotho Convention and interfering in Cabinet.
Prime Minister Thomas Thabane (file photo).
Lesotho Times, 24 April 2019
The incoming chairperson of the All Basotho Convention (ABC) Samuel Rapapa has accused the Acting Chief Justice, 'Maseforo Mahase, of being a stooge of unnamed senior government… Read more »
Southern Africa: SADC Shouldn't Scrap Lesotho From Its Agenda Just Yet
ISS, 3 April 2019
Time is running out for Lesotho to put a new plan on the table that will prevent it from sliding back to political instability and violence. The Southern African Development… Read more »
Whoever is elected to deputize Prime Minister Thomas Thabane at his party's impending leadership conference is seen as his obvious successor. But that person might have to wait ... Read more »