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April 6, 2020

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UN bodies partner against COVID-19

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LHDA to provide essential services during lockdown

4 days, 13 hours ago


Lockdown aimed at protecting nation - Molapo

MAFETENG - The Minister of Tourism, Environment and Culture, Chief Joang Molapo says the government has enforced the lockdown countrywide to ensure t…

4 days, 17 hours ago

CCL provides message of hope

MASERU - The chairperson of the National Emergency Command Centre (NECC), Chief Thesele ’Maseribane has appealed to Basotho to pray diligently, with a view to overcome the prevailing Coronavirus pandemic.

12 hours, 11 minutes ago

Global infection hits 664, 000

Global deaths from the virus have surpassed 30,847, with more than 10,000 of those in Italy and the US has the most confirmed cases worldwide at 124,377 surpassing China and Italy…

1 week ago


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A Day in the Life of a Vegetable Farmer in Lesotho: Thabo Lefatle

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Famo gang member kills lover

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Guilty Scott to be sentenced

MASERU – Double murder convict Lehlohonolo Scott who was on Tuesday found guilty of the 2012 ritual murder of his two young neighbours will be sentenced on June 24.

A call for a Pan-African roadmap Book

Many books on Africa’s development often paint a dystopian picture of a continent heading towards a cliff-edge. But in the recently-published Africa’…


Courts join in the fight against COVID -19

MASERU - The judiciary through both the High Court and the Maseru Magistrate's Court has effective from Monday started implementing control measures …


Non-compliant liquor users to be penalised

MASERU – Patrons and liquor establishments that fail to comply with a new alcohol business curfew, which runs between 10am and 6pm face serious fines…


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Parties ordered to file court papers

MASERU – The Constitutional Court has ordered parties in a matter in which the prime minister is be…


NUL’s Dr Nkhabutlane wins a big UN innovation award

There were 60 competitors - from esteemed institutions all over Africa in Round 1, in a competition…

Finance
LHDA to provide essential services during lockdown

The Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) says it will continue to provide essential services delivery during the Covid-19 lockdown and these include compensation, water …

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A call for a Pan-African roadmap Book

Many books on Africa’s development often paint a dystopian picture of a continent heading towards a cliff-edge. But in the recently-published Africa’s Critical Choices: A Call for a pan-African Roadmap, Ibrahim Mayaki details the continent’s potentials, proffers solutions to seemingly intractable p…

By Kingsley Ighobor


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What is the future of poverty in Africa?

The global burden of poverty is highly concentrated in Africa, with more than 150 million people living in extreme poverty in just two countries - Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo - according to World Data Lab. Recent trends in poverty reduction could prove difficult to maintain. …

By Zachary Donnenfeld


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Africa’s future in the fighting of Climate Change

Pressure is building to phase out fossil fuels in Africa to fight climate change. We must not jeopardize Africa’s future in the name of fighting Climate Change Organizations ranging from the World Bank to the European Investment Bank (EIB) have dropped support for African fossil fuel production. …

By Nj Ayuk


Sports
LeFA suspends all football matches

MASERU - The Lesotho Football Association (LeFA) has suspended all league games under its control effective from March 16 to March 31 in respect of the widespread Corona virus (COVID 19) pandemic.

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Battling the damaging effects of ‘fast fashion’

A call for sustainability in the fashion world, as effects of climate change continue to bite. The numbers are astronom…

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