Ramaphosa back in Lesotho

2015-03-04 22:26
Cyril Ramaphosa (Sapa)

Cyril Ramaphosa (Sapa)

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Johannesburg - Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in Lesotho on Wednesday following general elections that were held in the country.

"The deputy president is on a working visit in Lesotho today and tomorrow," said spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa on Wednesday night.

"He is expected to pay a courtesy call to King Letsie III and also meet with political role players before returning to South Africa."

Lesotho held its general elections on 28 February.

The elections were described as credible, free and fair by the Commonwealth, the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the African Union, and the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa observer missions, Mamoepa said.

Read more on:    sadc  |  cyril ramaphosa  |  lesotho  |  lesotho elections 2015  |  southern africa

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