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Wednesday, 03-25-15, 10:17Zebras Host Likoena[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The national Under 23 team will face Likoena of Lesotho in a friendly match tonight (March 25) at the National Stadium at 7pm. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 8:57Op-Ed - Lesotho's Continuing Criminal Cover-Up[Daily Maverick] For better or worse, Lesotho has moved on last year's constitutional crisis. But how much do we really know about the attempted coup (or was it?) that sparked all the troubles on that fateful day in August last year? read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 7:37Democracy Reigns - but Which Democracy, Exactly?[ISS] On 28 February, citizens of Lesotho voted in parliamentary and presidential elections. These were snap elections, called two years ahead of time, and were designed to drag the country out of the political and constitutional crisis which had left its government crippled for the last year. They were meant to signal a fresh start for Basotho democracy - and, from the perspective of most observers, they did. read more...
Friday, 03-20-15, 10:12Voters' Roll Non-Existent in Lesotho[Parliament of South Africa] Voters' rolls are a perennial problem in Africa, the Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation has heard on Wednesday. The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) were briefing the Committee on elections in the Southern African Development Community (SACD) region, and particularly on the recent Lesotho elections outcome. read more...
Thursday, 03-19-15, 8:17We're Good Neighbours - Mphoko[The Herald] Zimbabwe's tour of duty in fellow African countries is derived from good neighbourliness and not material gains as the country does not have an expansionist policy, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said. read more...
Wednesday, 03-18-15, 13:20AU Commission Chairperson Congratulates New PM of Lesotho Following Peaceful Conduct of Elections[African Union] Addis Ababa -The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, congratulates the newly appointed Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho, H.E. Pakalitha Bethuel Mosisili, for assuming his new responsibilities on Thursday, 17 March 2015. The Chairperson applauds the people of the Kingdom of Lesotho for the peaceful, transparent and credible polls, as well as the coalition parties for forming the Government following the conclusion of National Assembly Elections held on 28 February 2015. read more...
Wednesday, 03-18-15, 10:08Rapturous Welcome for VP Mphoko in Lesotho[The Herald] VICE PRESIDENT Phelekezela Mphoko and his delegation received a rapturous welcome from thousands of Basuthu who were gathered at Sesotho Stadium for the inauguration of newly-elected Prime Minister Dr Pakalitha Mosisili yesterday. Vice President Mphoko, who was the first to arrive at the packed stadium, which was a sea of red and yellow colours, received thunderous applause as his motorcade drove into the stadium. read more...
Wednesday, 03-18-15, 7:23Angolan Ambassador At Inauguration of Lesotho Premier[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan ambassador to South Africa Josefina Pitra Diakite witnessed Tuesday in Maseru the inauguration of the Lesotho prime minister, Pakalitha Mosisili, leader of the Democratic Congress party that won the February 28 election. read more...
Tuesday, 03-17-15, 10:26President Zuma, SADC Facilitator Visit Lesotho[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will today attend the inauguration of Prime Minister-elect Pakalitha Mosisili of the Kingdom of Lesotho, after receiving an invitation from the Majesty King Letsie III. read more...
Monday, 03-16-15, 21:06PM Mosisili Steps Onto Lesotho's Merry-Go-Round[allAfrica] Long-serving Basotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili returns to power on Tuesday, faced with an array of challenges including holding together a coalition government, handling the fallout from corruption charges against some of its key members, and dealing with politically polarised security forces. read more...

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