Top Africa stories: Kenya, Grace Mugabe, Tanzania

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Grace Mugabe is suing a Lebanese businessman more than a million US dollars in a botched diamond ring deal, and one of Kenya's eight election commissioners has quit, saying that next week's election cannot be 'credible'.

Former military chief in Lesotho charged with murder

2017-10-16 20:07

A former military commander in Lesotho has been charged with murdering a police official during a purported 2014 attempt to topple the government of the small African mountain kingdom.

Safety of journalists in Lesotho 'under threat', says Sanef

2017-10-03 11:54

The South Africa National Editors' Forum has expressed concern over the condition of journalists in Lesotho, saying their safety is "under threat".

Lesotho slammed for shutting down 'anti-govt' radio station – report

2017-09-22 11:39

Lesotho's government has reportedly defended its decision to shut down a privately owned radio station that is seen as being anti-government.

Lesotho’s political strife to cost SADC millions

2017-09-17 06:33

Lesotho’s political troubles will cost the Southern African Development Community more than R89.1m in the next few months as the region prepares to send in a standby force of military, security, intelligence and civilian experts to support the government.

Lesotho king: Stop using the army for 'dirty' work

2017-09-15 11:23

King Letsie III has called on Lesotho's political leaders to stop using the army for "dirty" work, as he addressed mourners at the funeral of a commander who was assassinated last week.

Lesotho king: murder of army commander an 'embarrassment'

2017-09-14 18:58

Lesotho's King Letsie III has said the killing of the country's army commander last week had caused "embarrassment" and"scared"the small mountain kingdom.

Top Africa stories: SADC, Zim, Kenya

2017-09-08 09:00

Troops from several southern African countries, including SA, are deploying to Lesotho following the murder of the country's military chief, and Britain and MDC the have refuted claims of a 'political deal' with Zimbabwean VP Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Top Africa stories: Grace Mugabe, Lesotho, Kenya

2017-09-07 08:19

Zanu-PF party youth leader has encouraged Grace Mugabe to use a whip on her errant "children", and SADC has described the killing of Lesotho's military chief as an "inexcusable barbaric and heinous act".

SADC: Killing of Lesotho army chief 'an inexcusable barbaric and heinous act'

2017-09-06 18:00

The Southern African Development Community has described the killing of Lesotho's military chief Lieutenant General Khoantle Motsomotso, as an "inexcusable barbaric and heinous act".


Ramaphosa in Lesotho for post-elections national dialogue

2017-10-18 12:07

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as SADC facilitator to Lesotho, is expected in Maseru on Wednesday, to attend the country's landmark post-elections national dialogue.

Top Africa stories: Mugabes, Lesotho, Madagascar

2017-10-04 07:25

Grace Mugabe has drawn criticism from health and political activists after she allegedly donated used underwear to Zanu-PF party supporters and President Robert Mugabe arrives in South Africa on an official visit without her.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe and Trump, Togo, Chad

2017-09-23 09:04

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has mocked US President Donald Trump, describing hims as the "Giant Gold Goliath", and more than 50 people have died of cholera in Chad .

Instability lingers in Lesotho after deadly shootout

2017-09-17 10:00

For workers leaving a textile factory during a recent lunchtime in Lesotho, assassinations and political intrigue are a kind of background noise in the small southern African kingdom.

Zuma: As SADC we can't and shall not be in Lesotho forever

2017-09-16 10:08

President Jacob Zuma, as current SADC chair, has urged that action be taken to stabilise Lesotho, adding that "as SADC, we cannot and shall not be in Lesotho forever. We desire to have Lesotho off the SADC agenda soonest".

Top Africa stories: SADC troika, Mugabe, Togo

2017-09-15 08:47

SA is set to host the SADC Double Troika summit in Pretoria, and the US has reportedly queried the inclusion of President Robert Mugabe's family on his entourage of more than 70 people to the UN summit.

In Lesotho, military and politics make a dangerous mix

2017-09-09 12:59

When rival officers gunned down Lesotho's army chief and were then killed by his bodyguards, hopes that the mountain kingdom had escaped its cycle of violence also perished.

SA, Moz, Angola troops head to Lesotho after commander's killing

2017-09-07 14:00

Troops from several southern African countries, including South Africa, are deploying to Lesotho amid tensions over the shooting death of the mountain kingdom's military commander.

Opposition doubts if SADC can calm 'violent political climate' in Lesotho

2017-09-06 19:01

The leader of Lesotho’s opposition in parliament, Mathibeli Mokhothu says he doubts if SADC can calm the country's violent political climate following the killing of the mountain kingdom’s army commander.

Tied up dog rescued at SA border in attempted smuggling

2017-09-06 13:20

A tied up dog, with only his head sticking out of a box, has been found in a truck on the border between South Africa and Lesotho.

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