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Pensioners smile all the way to the bank

Pensioners smile all the way to the bank

The hundred and twenty Maluti increment for pensioners has made a huge difference in the lives of the old age. This was seen through jubilations and ululations after pensioners received their government sponsored monthly payments. Speaking in an interview with ...

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Minister starts drive for cooperative societies

Minister starts drive for cooperative societies

A delegation of about six people from the Ministry of Small Business Development, cooperatives and Marketing from Maseru will hold a series of public gatherings in the district from Thursday next week. These public gatherings are expected to kick off ...

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Former finance minister in court for bribery

Former finance minister in court for bribery

The Former Finance Minister Dr. ‘Mamphono Khaketla (57) together with Mr. Thabo Napo both of Khubetsoana briefly appeared before the Maseru Magistrate Court on Thursday charged with attempted bribery involving M4 million. According to the main charge which has four ...

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Chinese Embassy holds symposium on China-Lesotho cooperation

Chinese Embassy holds symposium on China-Lesotho cooperation

Last week Thursday, the Chinese Embassy in Lesotho held the first Symposium on China-Lesotho Capacity Building Practical Cooperation. H.E. Dr. Sun Xianghua, Ambassador of China, Hon. Tlohelang Aumane, Minister of Development Planning, Mr. Thabang Lekhela, Deputy Principle Secretary of the ...

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Thaba-Tseka residents receive fruit tree gifts

Thaba-Tseka residents receive fruit tree gifts

The Ministry of Forestry, Rangeland and Soil Conservation has given out 40000 fruit trees to the communities in the district. This was stated in an interview with LENA on Friday by the District Coordinator Forestry, Rangelands and Soil Conservation Mr. ...

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Japan boosts food, nutrition security in Lesotho

Japan boosts food, nutrition security in Lesotho

The Japanese government has contributed US$1.1 million (M14.2 million) to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) food assistance to some 61,000 food insecure children in the country. A ceremony held in Maseru yesterday marked the contribution from Japan, which ...

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Stable food security outcomes prevail in Lesotho

Stable food security outcomes prevail in Lesotho

The minimal (IPC Phase 1) food security outcomes are expected to continue to prevail in most parts of the country between now and January 2018, however some areas are expected to start experiencing Stressed (IPC Phase 2) outcomes between October ...

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US families back Lesotho trout farm

US families back Lesotho trout farm

The US-based private family capital fund One Thousand And One Voices (1K1V), which made two agribusinesses investments in South Africa in the past two years, has splashed out on a trout farm. On Monday, the fund announced an undisclosed investment ...

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Lesotho products a hit at World Expo

Lesotho products a hit at World Expo

The Information Officer in Trade Ministry of Trade and Industry, Lihaelo Nkaota said Lesotho products have proved to be a hit at the on-going World Expo Astana 2017 in Kazakhstan has revealed. Lesotho is among 137 countries showcasing various products ...

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