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U.S. invests $5.7 million to help Lesotho towards MCC Compact II development

Ambassador Rebecca E. Gonzales and the Minister of Finance Dr. Moeketsi Majoro announced the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact Development Grant Agreement worth $5.78 million marking a critical milestone in the development of a second compact with the Lesotho Government. The Compact Development Grant Agreement makes funds available to the Government of Lesotho to develop ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Rebecca E. Gonzales on World AIDS Day 2018: December 14, 2018 at Manthabiseng Convention Center

Good morning. Please allow me to begin today by first paying my respects to: His Majesty King Letsie III The Right Honorable the Prime Minister The President of the Senate The Speaker of the National Assembly Her Ladyship the Chief Justice Honorable Members of his Majesty’s Cabinet, particularly the Minister of Health, Their Excellencies Heads ...
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U.S. Peace Corps Celebrates 50 Years of Friendship with the Basotho People

The United States Government celebrated 50 years of friendship and collaboration between the Peace Corps and the Basotho people at Thaba-Bosiu, December 12, 2018. A high-levelA delegation from the Peace Corps Headquarters led by Meredith Giordano, Deputy Director of Global Operations, visited Lesotho this week to participate in the commemoration, in partnership with the Government of Lesotho. Their ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy, Maseru, Lesotho

Events: Thursday, October 25:  Mo Afrika FM radio station will hold a procession from the Pope’s Field along John Paul Road via Katlehong to Moshoeshoe Statue commencing at 09:00 A. M.  Police will lead the procession.  The participants will be expected to disperse at 15:00 P.M. Friday, October 26:  A group identified as “Concerned Basotho” will hold a ...
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