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By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 10:38 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
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    Lekhetho Ntsukunyane OUTGOING Democratic Congress Youth League (DCYL) president, Mosala Mojakisane, has taken a swipe at the party’s leaders for fueling factionalism by “interfering in youth issues”. Mr Mojakisane made the remarks in his final address to over a thousand DCYL stalwarts from across the country and South Africa during the party’s two-day […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:16 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
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  Keiso Mohloboli Five lawyers representing 23 soldiers detained at Maseru Maximum Security Prison for suspected mutiny have written to the head of SADC’s Commission of Inquiry into Lesotho’s instability, Justice Mpathi Phumaphi, expressing concern over government’s decision to proceed with a Court Martial for their clients. The lawyers—Attorney Khotso Nthontho, Advocate Haae Phoofolo (King’s […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:08 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
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  Bongiwe Zihlangu Arrogance, jealousy, thirst for elite positions and selfishness, have led to the fragmentation of Congress parties, weakening them to a point of seeking partners to form government, says Democratic Congress (DC) leader and Prime Minister, Pakalitha Mosisili. Addressing the DC Youth League elective congress in Maseru yesterday, Dr Mosisili said although one […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:38 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
thabane

  Keiso Mohloboli Former Prime Minister Thomas Thabane says he would never betray his fellow exiles by returning to Lesotho alone. The All Basotho Convention (ABC) leader was heavily criticised by supporters of the tripartite opposition alliance for meeting with Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili early this month and only negotiating his safe return from South […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:50 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Executive Director of the Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN),Seabata Motsamai.

  Motsamai Mokotjo Civil society is here to stay and will continue to be a watchdog over government, according to Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN) Executive Director, Seabata Motsamai. With United Nations (UN) International Day of Democracy commemorations set for 15 September, Mr Motsamai yesterday told the Sunday Express that civic groups have a […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:57 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
lesotho

  A STUDY by experts at the University of Washington has revealed that Lesotho has the lowest healthy life expectancy in the world ahead of Swaziland and the Central African Republic. Healthy life expectancy refers to the number of years a person lives in good health as opposed to life expectancy, which is an estimate […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:55 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Winners of the final ETL Happy Surprises Promotion on Friday

  Rethabile Pitso THE finale of Econet Telecom Lesotho’s (ETL) “Happy Surprises” campaign lived up to its billing on Friday, with subscribers making off with a host of prizes. The competition’s final leg was held at Sefika Complex in Maseru with 12 of the telecommunications giant’s subscribers going on a trolley-dash competition in Shoprite supermarket, […]

By Sunday Express On 30 Aug, 2015 At 12:35 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Professor Tebello Nyokong

    Lesotho-born Professor Tebello Nyokong is creating her own piece of science history Brian Chiwanza THE story of Lesotho-born academic, Professor Tebello Nyokong, is testimony to how anything is possible through determination. Born on 20 October 1951 in Likotsi, Maseru, Prof Nyokong is Rhodes University’s (RU) Distinguished Professor of Medicinal Chemistry and Nanotechnology. Her […]

By Sunday Express On 29 Aug, 2015 At 11:31 PM | Categorized As Local | With 0 Comments

  Mohalenyane Phakela APPAREL outfit, Mlatz Afro Designs, has collaborated with Black Widow Fine Art Creations to create a brand that commemorates the lives and heritage of three iconic Basotho queens. Queens, as the brand is called, honours King Moshoeshoe I’s mother Kholu, Queen Mantšebo who was Lesotho’s first and only female ruler in the […]

By Sunday Express On 23 Aug, 2015 At 12:57 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Jhpeigo

  Motsamai Mokotjo Jhpiego on Friday celebrated the performance of 100 000 Voluntary Medical Male Circumcisions (VMMC) in Lesotho by holding a march in Maseru. The non-governmental organisation—an affiliate of the United States of America-based Johns Hopkins University working in 155 countries and with 40 years’ experience in reproductive health and family planning— has been supporting […]