Lesotho

Cabinet appointed


Published

The new Cabinet of the government of Lesotho has been formulated following their general election on 26th May. The new government comprises a 20 member Cabinet from three parties, the All Basotho Convention (ABC), Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LDC) and Basotho National Party (BNP).

The list of Ministers as published on the government website is as follows:

Thomas Thabane Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, of Police and National Security
Mothetjoa Metsing Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Chieftainship Affairs
Thesele ‘Maseribane Minister of Gender, Youth, Sport and Recreation
Prof Maboee Moletsane Minister of Development Planning
Dr Motloheloa Phooko Minister of Public Service
Dr Timothy Thahane Minister of Energy, Meteorology and Water Affairs
Dr Leketekete Victor Ketso Minister of Finance
Mamahele Radebe Minister of Tourism, Environment and Culture
Keketso Rant’so Minister of Public Works and Transport
Haae Phoofolo Minister of Justice, Human Rights, Correctional Service, Law and Constitutional Affairs
Ts’eliso Mokhosi Minister of Communications, Science and Technology
Khotso Matla Minister of Forestry and Land Reclamation
Temeki Ts’olo Minister of Trade and Industry, Cooperatives and Marketing
Tlali Khasu Minister of Mining
Lits’oane Lits’oane Minister of Agriculture and Food Security
Makabelo Mosothoane Minister of Education and Training
‘Matebatso Doti Minister of Social Development
Lebesa Maloi Minister of Employment and Labour
Molobeli Soulo Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office
Mophato Monyake Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office
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