Angola: Foreign Minister travels to Maseru

Luanda – The Angolan Foreign Affairs Minister, Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti, travelled this Wednesday to Maseru, Lesotho, to participate in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) mission, which will assess the security situation in that country.

The trip of the head of the Angolan diplomacy comes after the assassination on Tuesday of Lesotho army chief of staff, General Khoantle Motsomotso,.

Speaking to Angop, Georges Chikoti explained that the SADC mission will from 7 to 10 September determine the root causes of the murder and recommend actions to avoid further deterioration of the situation in Lesotho.

Lesotho’s army commander was shot dead by rival military officers, according to the officials in the small southern African country.

Angola holds since last August the presidency of SADC Politics, Defense and Security Body.

SADC is made up of Angola, Mozambique, South Africa, Madagascar, the Seychelles, Mauritania, Swaziland, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Lesotho.

Source: Angola Press News Agency

Angola: Foreign Minister travels to Maseru

Luanda – The Angolan Foreign Affairs Minister, Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti, travelled this Wednesday to Maseru, Lesotho, to participate in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) mission, which will assess the security situation in that country.

The trip of the head of the Angolan diplomacy comes after the assassination on Tuesday of Lesotho army chief of staff, General Khoantle Motsomotso,.

Speaking to Angop, Georges Chikoti explained that the SADC mission will from 7 to 10 September determine the root causes of the murder and recommend actions to avoid further deterioration of the situation in Lesotho.

Lesotho’s army commander was shot dead by rival military officers, according to the officials in the small southern African country.

Angola holds since last August the presidency of SADC Politics, Defense and Security Body.

SADC is made up of Angola, Mozambique, South Africa, Madagascar, the Seychelles, Mauritania, Swaziland, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Lesotho.

Source: Angola Press News Agency