May I start by paying my respect to His Majesty King Letsie III and the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister Dr. Motsoahae Thomas Thabane, and all protocols observed.
Hon. Makabelo Mosothoane, Minister of Education and Training,
Lt. General Tlali Kamoli, Commander of Lesotho Defence Force,
Other Senior Government Officials and Senior LDF Officers,
Dear Recipient Students and Trainees,
Friends from News Media,