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President Robert Mugabe has expressed hope the coming parliamentary elections in Lesotho will be conducted in a peaceful environment which will usher in lasting peace and stability.
Maseru - While the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has announced determination to deliver a credible election and that they remain on course and ...
In January 2016, President Ian Khama engineered a last minute deal to save Lesotho from a SADC suspension, a lunchtime masterstroke crafted when some Heads of State had already left for their capitals.
Ongoing harvests improve own food access in Lesotho Key Messages Minimal (IPC Phase 1) food security outcomes are expected in Lesotho between May and ...
The Christian Council of Lesotho has reportedly demanded that Prime Minister Pakalithi Mosisili and his deputy Mothetjoa Metsing sign a pledge to accept the ...
Swaziland and Lesotho have become the latest African nations to welcome the Gold Coast 2018 Queen's Baton, with South Africa now acting as the final stop on its tour of the continent.
Lesotho's King Letsie 111 laying a wreath at the tomb of unknown soldier during a tour of the National heroes Acre yesterday.
King Letsie III of Lesotho yesterday left Zimbabwe after a four-day State visit and was seen off by President Mugabe at the Harare International Airport.
The Christian Council of Lesotho is disappointed that the Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister have not signed a Pledge to accept the results of the June 3rd poll, and those other prominent leaders don't take the pledge seriously.
The Christian Council of Lesotho is disappointed that the Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister have not signed a Pledge to accept the results of the June 3rd poll, and those other prominent leaders don't take the pledge seriously.
The Brave Warriors have been drawn to play Lesotho in the quarterfinals of this year's Cosafa Castle Cup which takes place in South Africa's North West province from 25 June to 9 July.
MASERU, Lesotho (IDN) - Research indicates that the African continent as a whole receives roughly 50 billion dollars of international aid each year - yet instead of drastically improving the living conditions of those living below the poverty line ...
KING Letsie III of Lesotho who is on a four- day State visit, yesterday visited Victoria Falls where he pledged his country's desire to partner Zimbabwe in ...
This Lesotho-South African collaboration began in 2014 when Mthembu lent his skills to Motsetsela for her graduation recital and thereafter became a permanent fixture in the singer and songwriter's band, assisting with arrangements, composing and ...
President Mugabe yesterday met visiting King Letsie III of Lesotho at State House, where the two leaders held high level talks on various issues to enhance bilateral cooperation and cordial relations between the two countries.
"This is one of those visits where Lesotho wants to appreciate how best to end the turmoil that has characterised the kingdom and has seen it being on the SADC agenda on countless times.
VISITING Lesotho King Letsie III, born David Mohato Bereng Seeiso, is reportedly on a mission to consult President Robert Mugabe and members of his inner circle on election management as the mountain kingdom prepares for crunch polls in June this year, ...
Mugabe, on the other hand, said that the visit by Letsie was a "clear demonstration of the desire by Zimbabwe to maintain warm relations with Lesotho", said a report by the state broadcaster, ZBC. The two countries shared a history that dated back to ...
In December 2015, the government of Lesotho declared a state of emergency after the worst drought in 35 years hit the country.
President Robert Mugabe says Zimbabwe and the SADC region will help Lesotho during the upcoming elections. Mugabe made the statement during the visit of Lesotho King Letsie in Harare Zimbabwe. King Letsie received a warm welcome. The army ...
In 2015/6 Lesotho has been severely affected by a El Nino-induced drought, leaving more than 60% of the rural population at risk of food insecurity.
Harare - Lesotho's King Letsie III has praised Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, for his "wise guidance and astute leadership", which he said helped bring "political stability" to the mountain kingdom, state media reported on Tuesday.
KING Letsie III of Lesotho arrived in Harare yesterday afternoon for a four-day State visit and was given a welcome fit for a king when President Mugabe and his two deputies Cdes Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko welcomed him at Harare ...
Research conducted among thousands of men in Lesotho has found that "traditionally circumcised men are more likely to be HIV positive compared to men who underwent voluntary medical male circumcision".
Maseru - Media suppression, a clampdown on radio stations and incessant threats to journalists, appear to be the Lesotho government's route to fighting growing dissent and resistance to its rule ahead of the June 3 elections.
When Tom Thabane and the All Basotho Convention (ABC) took power after the 2012 elections, it marked the first peaceful transfer of power in Lesotho's relatively brief history. It also marked the country's first instance of coalition government. Many ...
As the cold front rolls in, so do reports of the first snowfall of 2017 in South Africa. Snow 2017 twitter/Sani Mountain Lodge . Winter is here, folks!
Update #2, 12 May, 4.30pm: Reports from twitter suggest that it's snowing in Lesotho, and the conditions are subsequently wreaking havoc on the country's roads.
The event, happening Sunday, May 28 at the Frank Hasenfratz Centre for Excellence in Manufacturing at 700 Woodlawn Road, is all about shopping for special women's things, and raising money to support Bracelet of Hope's important programs in Lesotho, ...
Top Africa Stories: Lesotho, Zim, Libya. The US as announced plans to increase its funding levels to Zimbabwe, and the SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa says Lesotho is ready for peaceful and democratic elections. Cape Town Sunny. Mild.
Cape Town - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is also the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) facilitator, has reportedly expressed confidence that Lesotho will hold a peaceful and democratic election in June. Ramaphosa said this ...
Cape Town - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is also the Southern African Development Community (SADC) facilitator, has reportedly expressed confidence that Lesotho will hold a peaceful and democratic election in June. Ramaphosa said this ...
With the national elections planned on 03 June 2017, the government of Lesotho has requested all humanitarian partners to suspend all humanitarian distributions in the three weeks before the elections so that public gatherings are only for political ...
He added that discussions with a number of stakeholders told indicated they are ready although Lesotho will not hold the SADC mandated pre-election dialogue due to the short period remaining.
"The Summit, while recognising that Lesotho is scheduled for general elections in June this year, has called on all relevant stakeholders to address the fundamental challenges facing the country and to work towards the creation of political stability ...
Johannesburg - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is also the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Facilitator is expected to pay an official visit to the Kingdom of Lesotho on Tuesday. The Presidency said the visit was in pursuance of ...
Ramaphosa's spokesperson, Ronnie Mamoepa, said the deputy president would hold discussions with King Letsie III, Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili, the Independent Electoral Commission, opposition political party leaders, the Christian Council of ...
Maseru - Acts of torture, brutality and the arbitrary killing of citizens have heightened in Lesotho after a police officer on the night of April 28 in Roma shot and killed a National University of Lesotho (NUL) student at a restaurant near the ...
Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to pay a working visit to Maseru, Lesotho, on Tuesday, ahead of the general elections scheduled for 3 June in that country.
Kwese used it to apply for a TV license in Lesotho. The Lesotho Communications Authority made the business plan and other documents available for download as a way to inform the public and to get comments.
The passing away of slain activist Andries Tatane's wife, Rose, in a car accident on Monday night has led to a resurgence around the issue of service delivery which continues to plague the community of Ficksburg.
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Representative to Lesotho Ms Nuzhat Ehsan has called upon the media in Lesotho to provide space for maternal health issues in their newspapers and programmes. She said it is through the media that policy ...
The map models where people infected with HIV live among the mountains and high plains of Lesotho, a small, landlocked nation in South Africa about the size of Maryland.
Telecom and social media solutions provider Kirusa has announced the launch of InstaVoice Channels in partnership with Vodacom Lesotho.
Kirusa, a telecom and social media solutions provider has partnered with Vodacom Lesotho for the launch of InstaVoice Channels.
Rose Tatane, 33, perished in a car crash in Lesotho on Monday night while travelling with her driver. Her older brother, Lebohang Mohlaping, said the driver lost control of his Toyota Hilux bakkie in Bela-Bela and the car veered off the road and ...
Lesotho's political crisis took a turn for the worse in November 2016 when the national executive committee of the Democratic Congress (DC), the largest party in the seven-party coalition government, suspended its leader and current Prime Minister ...
Lesotho has pulled out of the Confederation of school Sport Associations of Southern Africa (Cossasa) track and field athletics championships set for the National sports Stadium in Harare citing financial constraints.
Prince Harry is to visit Singapore to stage a polo match in aid of his charity Sentebale and will also travel to Australia, Kensington Palace has said.
Mosisili leads the Democratic Congress (DC), and goes to the polls with an agreement to battle for retention of executive powers with the Lesotho Congress for democracy (LCD) led by Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing and minnows Popular Front for ...


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