Lesotho

 
A family finds home on the road
A family finds home on the road
Photographs of the Alfino family bundled up in their 1974 Volkswagen Jurgens campervan evoke the messy-haired delight of family road trips through...
Panic over water in Gauteng is misplaced
Panic over water in Gauteng is misplaced
It has been a hot, dry October in much of the interior of South Africa. And the rains have started later than usual. So it was not surprising that...
Our future is here: Empty taps, dry lands, thirsty power plants
Our future is here: Empty taps, dry lands, thirsty power plants
Johannesburg uses 530-million more litres of water than it is allowed to – every single day. And taps and reservoirs in Gauteng,...
Africans flock, rather than take flight
Africans flock, rather than take flight
What is it that Southern Africans do when the going gets tough? And when it stays tough? And when it is tough generation after generation? And when...
Africa's disappearing forests
Africa's disappearing forests
This week, Liberian activist Alfred Brownell won the prestigious Goldman Environmental...
Goodbye to the godfather of Lesotho politics
Goodbye to the godfather of Lesotho politics
Late January and early February in Lesotho promise the peak of summer heat, thunderstorms in the late afternoon and the partisan in-fighting of...
The new accordion cowboys
The new accordion cowboys
When gun-toting Boers were threatening to usurp Lesotho from its rightful inhabitants during the rampant wars of the 1800s, Morena Moshoeshoe I...
Shaun’s new job: Murder in Lesotho
Shaun’s new job: Murder in Lesotho
The Lesotho government has invited Shaun Abrahams, the controversial former boss of South Africa’s prosecutions authority, to prosecute eight...
Abortion: SA must speak up
Abortion: SA must speak up
‘I woke up this morning and a nurse told me that I have been in a coma since I came in,” says Ntsoaki* from her bed in Lesotho’s only...
SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development
SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has received much negative press domestically since its establishment in 1992.
Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Saturday is the 20th anniversary of democratic South Africa’s military intervention in Lesotho. Christopher Williams reflects on Nelson...
Afromontane pioneering sustainable mountain research
Afromontane pioneering sustainable mountain research
Mountains and highlands have always played an important role in the history of mankind. They produce economically essential goods and services...

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