Fri, 26 May 2023 14:12:27 GMT
Prime Minister Matekane Must Deliver On Promise of 'Realization of Human Rights' - Amnesty
[AI London] Lesotho Prime Minister Sam Matekane must move swiftly to honour his promise to ensure the "realization of human rights", including tackling entrenched impunity for violations such as torture and killings by members of the security forces,...

Fri, 26 May 2023 10:41:29 GMT
Back to Square One - Political Infighting Again Stalls Lesotho Reforms
[ISS] The government and opposition are squabbling over the Omnibus Bill, which was supposed to stabilise the country.

Wed, 24 May 2023 05:31:50 GMT
South African President Turns Sod in Lesotho Water Project
[SAnews.gov.za] President Cyril Ramaphosa has described the Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) as a project that has not only made history, but has brought hope to the citizens of both Lesotho and South Africa.

Thu, 18 May 2023 10:11:12 GMT
Investigative Radio Journalist Shot Dead
[IFJ] According to local reports from Lesotho, Joki, who was known for his reporting on corruption and organised crime, was driving out of the radio station premises shortly after presenting his programme, Hlokoana La Tsela (I heard it from the Grape...

Wed, 17 May 2023 05:26:42 GMT
Country Under Nationwide Curfew After Murder of Investigative Journalist
[Daily Maverick] 'There were a lot of political figures who didn't approve of his conduct while he was conducting his political party [radio] programmes,' said a spokesperson for the Media Institute of Southern Africa.