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Remarks by Ambassador Rebecca Gonzales on the 245th Independence Day of the United States of America

Televised Address, Maseru, Lesotho, July 2, 2021:  Before I begin, please allow me to pay my respects to: His Majesty King Letsie III, The Right Honorable the Prime Minister, Members of His Majesty’s Cabinet, in particular the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Relations, Honorable ‘Matsěpo Ramakoae, The Basotho Nation, My Fellow Americans in Lesotho, ...
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Embassy Maseru CDC Country Director Receives Kellie Lartigue-Ndiaye Humanitarian Award

Maseru, Lesotho, June 25, 2021: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Country Director Dr. Andrew (Andy) Pelletier received the Kellie Lartigue-Ndiaye Humanitarian Award to recognize his outstanding leadership, guidance, and support to the Kingdom of Lesotho during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Dr. Andy has been a pivotal champion and ...
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Embassy Maseru Announces 2021 Mandela Washington Fellowship Participants

Maseru Lesotho, June 21, 2021: Launched in 2014, the  Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders  is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) and embodies the U.S. commitment to invest in the future of Africa. YALI was created in 2010 and supports young Africans as they spur economic growth and prosperity, strengthen democratic governance, and enhance peace and security across Africa. Since 2014, ...
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Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Rebecca E. Gonzales at the 2021 Lesotho Annual Exporter Awards

Avani Lesotho Hotel, Maseru, Lesotho, June 8, 2021:  Good morning.  Allow me to begin by paying my respects to His Majesty King Letsie III, The Right Honorable the Prime Minister Dr. Moeketsi Majoro, The President of the Senate, The Speaker of the National Assembly, Members of His Majesty’s Cabinet in Particular the Minister of Trade and Industry ...
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