Lesotho Army Chief Visits Rwanda
[Focus] The commander of Lesotho Defence Forces, (LDF) Lt. Gen. Kennedy Tlali Kamoli and his delegation of other eight senior military officers are in the country for a five-day visit.
Lesotho Army Chief Visits, Seeks Stronger Military Ties With Rwanda
[New Times] The commander of Lesotho Defence Force, Lt Gen Kennedy Tlali Kamoli, arrived in Rwanda on Sunday for a five-day working visit, along with a high-powered delegation of eight senior military officers from the Southern African nation.
Ramaphosa Visits Lesotho Ahead of SADC Summit
[News24Wire] Deputy President and Southern African Development Community (SADC) facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa has paid a working visit to the Kingdom of Lesotho.
R2K Slams Attacks On Media Freedom in Southern Africa
[News24Wire] Media advocacy group Right2Know has expressed concern over the recent attacks on press freedom in some southern African countries, including Zambia, Zimbabwe and Lesotho.
Battling Censorship in Lesotho and South Africa
[RFI] A newspaper editor is recovering from surgery after being nearly assassinated in Lesotho for an article he published about a high profile army commander. Meanwhile in South Africa, journalists claim victory in their censorship row with the state broadcaster, the SABC.
Ambassador Sun Hands Over Grant Sponsoring Needy Students
[Focac] On 22 July 2016, H.E. Dr. Sun Xianghua, Ambassador of China to Lesotho, attended a hand-over ceremony held by the Ministry of Education and Training, on which the CHEM Grant (Grant of the Chinese Embassy) sponsored 22 needy students to pay their tuition fees and manage to remain in school.
SADC Appeals for Help to Avert Food Crisis
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has declared a drought disaster in the SADC region.
A Lesotho Reporter Recounts Hours of Tense and Intimidating Interrogation
[Daily Maverick] The trouble started at about 17:00 on June 23, when my phone rang while I was having my hair done at Maseru's My Vision salon. It was a police officer, Senior Superintendent Teboho Khesa, and he wanted to know where I was. By KEISO MOHLOBOLI.