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How Africa can manufacture to meet its own pharmaceutical needs

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COVID-19 crisis amplifies the urgency for economic diversification in Africa

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Prevent and treat common spring rashes

Spring means spending more time outdoors, however, the increased exposure to things like sunlight, insects and poisonous plants can cause some itchy …

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Kamoli left stranded in court

THE former army boss Lieutenant General Tlali Kamoli who faces a battery of charges including attempted murder was on Tuesday left stranded in court when his lawyer failed to show up for the Tuesday sitting for no apparent reason.

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Thought Leader with Advocate Mothepa Ndumo

Seabata Makoae is a gender activist, working for CRROA as a Crime Prevention Programme Manager and a Country Coordinator for MenEngage Network in Lesotho. He has written several a…

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

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They hate a lack of artistry in Lesotho - Senong

They hate a lack of artistry in Lesotho - Senong


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Dysfunctional Commercial Court distresses economy

MASERU - Effective and efficient governance systems in the legislator, executive and judiciary are the backbone of any country’s economy, top local economist, Samuel Mphaka has said.

It’s time to put people first

Seventy-five years ago, the United Nations set out to put the world on a path to recovery, pledging to “never again” allow the horrors of two devasta…


LRA urges clients to file tax returns

MASERU – With the deadline for filing Income Tax Returns fast approaching, the Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) has urged all clients to file their ta…


The world venerates UN initiatives – survey shows

THE United Nations (UN) in January launched the global consultation to mark its 75th anniversary.


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AU appeals for surrendering of illicit arms

THE African Union (AU) Chairperson for Peace and Security Ambassador Salah Francis Elhamdi has appe…


Japan provides food aid to 154 000 local learners

THE World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed the Japanese government’s contribution of JPY 250 milli…

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How Africa can manufacture to meet its own pharmaceutical needs

Why can’t Africa manufacture the medicines it needs? The COVID-19 pandemic exposed Africa’s inadequate capabilities and capacity to manufacture and supply essential drugs and personal protective equipment (PPEs) needed to curb the disease.

By Janet Byaruhanga


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COVID-19 crisis amplifies the urgency for economic diversification in Africa

Africa’s low level of economic diversification is a leading factor in the continent’s economic fragility. Further, the COVID-19 pandemic has magnified the risks of countries’ over-dependence on a single natural resource such as oil.

By Njuguna Ngung’U - Africa Renewal


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Is your personal mission statement changing?

Companies have developed mission statements for years. It helps guide them by defining who they are and why they do what they do. Coca-Cola’s mission statement, for example, is “To refresh the world. To inspire moments of optimism and happiness. To create value and make a difference.”

By Mashape Mosala


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They hate a lack of artistry in Lesotho - Senong

LIKUENA have yet to take part in a FIFA World Cup or AFCON and the 40-year-old head coach Thabo Senong is looking to the younger generation to turn this around. He had previously led South Africa to two FIFA U-20 World Cups.

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