President Jacob Zuma congratulates Prime Minister elect of Lesotho, Mr Pakalitha Mosisili

On behalf of the Government and people of South Africa, H.E President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Mr Pakalitha Mosisili on his election as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho, following the National Assembly Elections held on 28 February 2015.

President Zuma expressed his commitment to working closely with Prime Minister Mosisili to enhance the historical political relations which exist between South Africa and Lesotho, paying particular focus on strengthening economic and social cooperation.

In his message, President Zuma also congratulated the people of Lesotho for conducting a peaceful, transparent, credible, free and fair election as declared by the SADC Election Observation Mission.

SOURCE: South African Official News