The country's supreme ruler King Letsie III has been advised by parliament to appoint Finance Minister Moeketsi Majoro as premier and he is expected to be sworn in on Wednesday.
May 19, 2020
“Thabane is now a caretaker prime minister until May 22 when a new prime minister is sworn in,” Sam Rapapa, deputy chairman of Thabane’s All Basotho Convention (ABC) party said. All parties have provisionally agreed on Finance Minister Moeketsi Majoro to replace Thabane, he added.
May 12, 2020
Thabane had initially been due in court on Friday for the preliminary appearance but was a no-show, prompting police to warn they could issue an arrest warrant.
February 24, 2020