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Midwives honoured

Midwives honoured

In commemoration of African Women’s month, the Ministry of Health on Friday held a ceremony to honour women midwives who perform outstandingly from different departments of health care services. Speaking at this occasion held at the Ministry’s auditorium, the First ...

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Ghanaian Chefs coming to Lesotho

Ghanaian Chefs coming to Lesotho

Four Ghanaian chefs are visiting Lesotho next week to train local chefs on the West African country’s traditional cuisine as part of the cultural exchange programme between Lesotho and Ghana. Four Lesotho chefs will also head to Ghana on a ...

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‘We have to prioritise ICT in our budgets’, Molapo

‘We have to prioritise ICT in our budgets’, Molapo

Lesotho’s Minister of Communications Science & Technology, Joang Molapo said SADC’s future is all about advanced Information Communications Technology(ICT) and for the region to embrace it, governments of the Member States should prioritize ICT in their national budgets. Mr Molapo ...

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Molapo vows to accelerate access to internet

Molapo vows to accelerate access to internet

The Minister of Communications, Science and Technology, Mr Joang Molapo, says a large number of Basotho must have access to internet. “We have to make sure that Lesotho does not fall behind new technology trends and that all Basotho, no ...

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SADC deploy ministerial and security chiefs in Lesotho

SADC deploy ministerial and security chiefs in Lesotho

Following the shoot out and assassination of Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) commander Lt General Khoantle Motsomotso at the army headquarters on September 5, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has decided to undertake a fact-finding mission. According to the letter ...

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Central Bank marks another milestone

Central Bank marks another milestone

The Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) Governor Dr. Rets’elisitsoe Matlanyane said the launch of the new CBL website marks another milestone for the organisation. She said the website reflects the institutions refreshed brand and corporate identity. Dr. Matlanyane said the ...

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Former defence minister escapes

Former defence minister escapes

The former defence minister, Tseliso Mokhosi, who was released on bail on Monday after been charged with murder of a police constable Mokalekale Khetheng, has skipped the country saying he feared for his life. A senior member of the second ...

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SADC security chiefs expected in Lesotho

SADC security chiefs expected in Lesotho

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) security chiefs and members of the Double Troika are expected to land in Lesotho today or tomorrow after the assassination of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) Commander Lieutenant General Khoantle Motsomotso and the death ...

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Political tensions run high following army shootings

Political tensions run high following army shootings

The deaths of Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) Commander, Lt-General Khoantile Motsomotso, Special Forces commander Lt-Colonel Tefo Hashatsi and Lt-Colonel Bulane Sechele are the latest chapter in a political and military vendetta between Prime Minister Tom Thabane and his rivals that ...

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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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