Maseru – The Minister of Social Development Honourable Molahlehi Letlotlo is optimistic that Lesotho will be selected to host the Secretariat of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child ACERWC.
The Minister said this following the visit of the African Union Mission in the country to evaluate if Lesotho has capacity to host the ACERWC Secretariat, saying the country meets all requirements and government has capacity to provide at its expense a secure, equipped and furnished permanent structure for the committee to be its secretariat and headquarters.
Honourable Letlotlo said government also has capacity to provide at its expense among others, an appropriate, furnished and equipped official residence for the Executive Secretary to the Committee.
He pointed out that selection will be done in September, and Lesotho is competing against Burkina Faso. Lena