Lesotho – Appointment of Prime Minister Motsoahae Tom Thabane (June 12, 2012)
France congratulates Mr. Motsoahae Tom Thabane on his appointment as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho.
This appointment is a sign of Lesotho’s exemplary system of alternating political power and reflects well on the country. It’s the outcome of the general elections on May 26; France commends the peaceful and democratic holding of these elections. It attests to the maturity of the Basotho people and their attachment to democracy.
France wishes the new prime minister every success.