Lesotho crisis: PM Mosilili takes his deputy to court

2016-11-26 09:12

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili and Leader of coalition party Democratic Congress is suing members of his National Executive Committee that include his deputy Monyane Moleleki, demanding that they be suspended.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Swaziland, Lesotho

2016-11-24 20:01

Lesotho opposition has labelled the government "cowards", and a Zimbabwean woman has spoken of the terrifying moment her neighbour was snatched by a crocodile.

Lesotho's 'controversial' amnesty bill on the cards

2016-11-24 13:30

A controversial bill intended to grant amnesty to members of the Lesotho disciplined forces and civil servants liable for criminal prosecution for acts including the 2014 coup and the 2015 killing of former army commander Maaparankoe Mahao is on the table.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Tanzania, Lesotho

2016-11-11 20:00

Tanzanian first lady has been admitted at public hospital and a court in Zimbabwe has agreed to drop charges against the professional hunter involved in last year's high-profile killing of Cecil the Lion.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Nigeria, Lesotho

2016-11-09 19:32

Social media users mock Nigerian prophet TB Joshua over his inaccurate prophecy regarding the winner of the just ended US elections. Read this and more...

Ramaphosa meets exiled Lesotho opposition political leaders

2016-11-06 15:06

SADC facilitator and South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has met with opposition leaders from Lesotho over the ongoing peace and stability efforts in that country.

Mugabe to attend Lesotho's independence celebrations, after 'snubbing' Khama

2016-10-03 12:20

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is set to attend Lesotho's 50th independence anniversary later this week, after he recently "turned down" a similar invite from Botswana, a report says.

Nomvula ‘misled’ Zuma

2016-09-04 17:00

Experts claim Mokonyane misrepresented SA’s water needs to President Zuma and Lesotho’s prime minister

WATCH: Lesotho hosts another successful Winter Whip

Africa's one and only slopestyle event, the Xperia Winter Whip Snowboard and Ski Jam, took place on Saturday, 6 August 2016 at Afriski Mountain Resort in Lesotho. Watch.

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Drought ravages Lesotho as water exported to SA

2016-08-14 16:43

For farmer Mohlakoane Molise, the view of the enormous Katse dam from his smallholding high in the mountains of Lesotho taunts him daily.


Lesotho parties seal deal for govt of national unity, want Mosisili out

2016-11-25 14:44

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili’s DC party and former prime minister Tom Thabane's All Basotho Convention have confirmed signature of a coalition agreement for a government of national unity.

SADC, Lesotho stakeholders meet in Maseru

2016-11-24 17:00

The SADC Oversight Committee appointed to be an early warning mechanism for instability in Lesotho has met with stakeholders in the mountain kingdom.

'Frustrated' Lesotho opposition labels govt 'cowards'

2016-11-24 09:30

Lesotho opposition members of parliament have labelled the government "cowards" after the Speaker of the National Assembly adjourned the house for Christmas without debate.

Lesotho's Democratic Congress faction 'pulls out' of coalition govt

2016-11-11 11:16

A faction of the National Executive Committee of Lesotho's prime minister Pakalithi Mosisili's Democratic Congress party has reportedly announced that it is withdrawing from the country's coalition government.

Lesotho army chief accused of 2014 coup attempt resigns

2016-11-09 08:32

The Lesotho army chief who was accused of launching an attempted coup in the mountain kingdom in 2014 is to step down, in a move that could aid efforts to end instability.

Top Africa stories: Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Gabon, Libya

2016-10-03 17:22

Mugabe set to attend Lesotho's independence celebration after shunning similar invite from Botswana, More than 50 people die in a stampede in Ethiopia, and Gabon unveils inclusive cabinet.

Drought is a wake-up call on SA’s water needs

2016-09-11 06:04

The drought that has nearly depleted several major dams and led to countrywide water restrictions is a much-needed wake-up call for South Africa, which faces increasing water scarcity in future.

Ramaphosa visits Lesotho ahead of SADC summit

2016-08-20 11:40

Deputy President and Southern African Development Community facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa has paid a working visit to the Kingdom of Lesotho ahead of the upcoming SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government.

R2K slams attacks on media freedom in southern Africa

2016-08-16 16:35

Media advocacy group Right2Know has expressed concern over the recent attacks on press freedom in some southern African countries, including Zambia, Zimbabwe and Lesotho.

Lesotho Times journalist 'flees to SA amid fears for her safety'

2016-07-19 23:01

Lesotho Times journalist Keiso Mohloboli has fled her home country Lesotho to neighbouring South Africa amid fears for her safety, a regional media monitoring agency says.

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