Lesotho News

You get content from selected sources that you enjoy and trust such as CNBC, FOX, HUFFINGTON POST, POLITICO, or CNN and many other sources that you can choose.

ALERT: SA border to Lesotho shut due to heavy snowfall

Cape Town - The department of home affairs has confirmed South Africa and Lesotho have taken a joint decision to close the Qasha's Nek Port of Entry due to adverse weather conditions caused by a heavy snowfall. It has been a week of extreme weather across parts of South Africa as the western and ce

TRAVELLER24.COM - 2017-11-17 11:50:48

Lesotho: First Lady Hosts Diabetes Campaign

THE First Lady, Maesaiah Thabane, through the Maesaiah Thabane Trust Fund will host a diabetes education campaign in Moshoeshoe 1 statue in Maseru on Saturday. The education comes against the background of the recent World Diabetes Day commemorations which were held in different countries, including

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2017-11-17 13:43:48

Lesotho: Exiled ex-deputy PM 'guaranteed' safe return

The government of Lesotho, Friday committed itself to facilitating the safe return of Mothetjoa Metsing, the former deputy Prime Minster who is currently seeking refuge in neighbouring South Africa.Metsing fled the country in August, claiming he had uncovered a plot to arrest him following the tortu

JOURNALDUCAMEROUN.COM - 2017-11-17 19:21:02

SADC turns attention from Lesotho crisis to Mugabe

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) held an emergency meeting in Botswana Thursday to focus on the crisis in Zimbabwe, subsequently issuing a statement expressing their concern over "the unconstitutional removal of democratically elected governments." Representatives of Angola, South A

AFRICATIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 04:12:12

Lesotho man in Free State court for murder, arson

A 31-year-old Lesotho national accused of five counts of murder and arson appeared in South Africa's Thaba-Nchu Magistrate's Court near Bloemfontein on Thursday, Free State police said. Colonel Thandi Mbambo said the case against Lehlohonolo Joshua Tsiane, also known as Terata, was postponed to Nov

AFRICANINDY.COM - 2017-11-17 17:49:00

Is Africa the Next Cannabis Superpower? Lesotho First African Country to Grant Medical Marijuana License

Africa contains fifty-four fully recognized sovereign states (countries), nine territories and covers over twenty percent of the Earth's total land area. The continent is immense, and referred to by many as "The Motherland." Paleoanthropologists believe it to be the place of the origin of the first


Lesotho Remote Monitoring Update, October 2017

Following a well above-average national harvest, food supplies are readily available in markets even as the lean season period approaches. The upcoming lean season is expected to be much less severe than what was experienced last year because of the 2015/16 El Nino-induced drought. According to the


Stunning photos of the horsemen that work in the remote villages of Lesotho

The primary mode of transportation in Semonkong, a village in the mountains of Lesotho, is horseback. Photographer Thom Pierce spent eight days in the region, capturing the day to day lives of the horsemen and herders who live there. Keep scrolling to see 15 of the 40 striking photos that make up h


Malawi hold Lesotho in friendly

Malawi National Team, "Flames" Saturday came from behind to hold minnows, Lesotho to 1-1 draw in an international friendly match played at Bingu National Stadium in Area 48, Lilongwe. Teams marching to the turf pic by Tione Andsen Flames bench pic by Tione Andse Malawi National Team lineup pic by Ti


Wasteful Malawi held by Lesotho

The Flames of Malawi failed to beat the Crocodiles of Lesotho following a 1-all draw in an international friendly match played at Bingu National Stadium on Saturday afternoon in readiness for the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Morocco next year. The visitors took a surprising lead jus


Flames ready to scotch Lesotho today

LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi national football team, the Flames says are ready to scotch the visiting Lesotho team at Bingu National Stadium in the capital Lilongwe today for a friendly match. This is the Flames' Coach Ronny van Geneugden's fifth warm-up match in eight months since being hired.


Flames upbeat to beat Lesotho in friendly match today

Malawi National Football Team, Team Manager, James Sangala has admitted it will not be easy for the flames to beat Lesotho at home. Sangala made the remarks ahead of the international friendly match between Malawi, the Flames and Lesotho to be played today (Saturday) at Bingu National Stadium (BNS)


LIVE Malawi - Lesotho International friendlies - 11 November 2017

International friendlies - Follow the Football match between Malawi and Lesotho live with Eurosport. The match starts at 12:30 on 11 November 2017. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. Who will come out on top in the battle of the managers Ernest Mtawali or Seephephe


Gaba, Swini out of Lesotho friendly

Bidvest Wits forward Gabadihno Mhango and HBC Songo goalkeeper Charles Swini are the two high profile names to be ruled out of Malawi's friendly match against Lesotho this Saturday. According to Flames Team Manager James Sangala, Mhango and 2 others have picked up knocks in training while Swini has


Warriors fall to Lesotho

THE Zimbabwe Warriors, featuring the first batch of their British Brigade, conceded a goal four minutes into time added on as they slumped to defeat in their friendly international match against Lesotho in Maseru last night. Caretaker coach Wilson Mutekede and his assistant Lloyd Chitembwe thrust t


What injury scare? Papa back in action for Malawi in Lesotho match

Malawi national team, midfielder Gerald 'Papa' Phiri Jnr, has shrugged off injury scare and is fit to face Lesotho in an international friendly match at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on Saturday. Gerald Phiri Jnr: Shruggs off injury scare Papa trained normally on Wednesday after cause for conce


Flames Regroup Ahead Of Friendly Against Lesotho

The Malawi national soccer team-The Flames, regroups in Lilongwe ahead of a friendly game against Lesotho, this coming Saturday, at the Bingu National Stadium. The squad comprises 28 local and foreign based players. The squad has seen old guards like Chiukepo Msowoya, Robin Ngalande, Schumaker Kuwal


GFSU signs MoU with Lesotho

Ahmedabad: A delegation from the Kingdom of Lesotho, Africa, visited Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (GFSU) on Monday and signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for cooperation in the field of forensic training and consultancy. Mampho Mokhele, minister of police and public safety, Lesoth


Flames commence preparations for Lesotho friendly clash

The Malawi National Football Team had their first training session in readiness for their international friendly match against Lesotho at Bingu National Stadium this weekend. Almost all foreign based players have arrived, apart from Lusaka Dynamos' Dalitso Sailesi, Charles Swini and Golden Arrows de


World's Largest Dinosaur Footprint Discovered in Lesotho

Dinosaur footprint discovered in western Lesotho. Photo credit: Outdoor photo A group of researchers working at an archaeological site in Lesotho have discovered what it believes is the world's largest dinosaur footprint. The rare discovery has led the team to conclude that an enormous carnivorous d