Lesotho King arrives in Ethiopia for four-day official visit

Addis Ababa, August 21, 2017 (FBC) – King Letsie III of Lesotho has arrived in Addis Ababa today for a four-day visit to Ethiopia.

Upon his arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, he was welcomed by Dr Kaba Urgessa,   State Minister of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

During his visit, King Letsie will meet with President Mulatu Teshome and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.

He is also expected to visit the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Regional State, Bole Lemi industrial park in the outskirts of Addis Ababa and Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy.

He will also be briefed by representatives of FAO about the organization’s activities in the Horn of Africa.

Translated and posted by Amare Asrat