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Murders plague Lesotho politics

The prime minister has been questioned by the police, plunging the country into another crisis

Lesotho’s Groundhog Day election

The mountain kingdom’s politicians keep playing the same old game, with the same frustrating results

Deadlocked Lesotho takes strain as donors withhold funding

With the opposition boycotting parliamentary sittings - and its leaders still in exile - the country's international standing is taking a hammering.

Fears for Lesotho’s future after ‘coup’

The attempted assassination of a military commander has plunged Lesotho into turmoil after an apparent coup that forced the prime minister to flee.

Department denies SA’s involvement in Lesotho

The defence department says South African troops have not been involved in foiling an alleged coup in Lesotho.

Lesotho’s deputy premier takes reins after PM flees ‘coup’

Lesotho's Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing has taken charge of the government after Prime Minister Thomas Thabane fled the country.

Lesotho PM resigns after losing outright majority

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili has resigned after his party failed to secure an outright majority and the opposition united to oust him.

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Locally built ventilators ready in two weeks as Covid cases rise

The companies making the non-invasive devices, which will create jobs and are cheaper than other types, include car and diving manufacturers

Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

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