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Senate (Lesotho)

Senate


Senate ea Lesotho
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Type
Type
History
Founded 1965
Leadership
Mamonaheng Mokitimi

since 11 July 2017
Structure
Seats 33
Length of term
5 years
Website
www.parliament.ls [dead link]
Coat of arms of Lesotho.svg
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The Senate of Lesotho (Sotho: Senate ea Lesotho) is the upper chamber of the Parliament of Lesotho, which along with the National Assembly of Lesotho — the lower chamber — comprises the legislature of Lesotho.[1]

The current Senate has a total of 33 members. 22 are hereditary tribal chiefs and 11 are nominated by the King on the Prime Minister's advice. Members serve five-year terms.

Mamonaheng Mokitimi is the current president of the Senate. She succeeded Prince Seeiso Bereng Seeiso.

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References [ edit ]

  1. ^ Senate of Lesotho. "Senate of the Kingdom of Lesotho". Retrieved 11 February 2019.

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