Lesotho

Type: Country
Name: Lesotho
population: 2,307,137
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Sadc pledges Lesotho support

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First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Lesotho eyes early election

Lesotho’s leaders are planning to head to the polls early in a bid to restore political order in the kingdom. ... [Published IOL - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Lesotho, Elections
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Paragon seeks processing plant to start production at Lesotho’s Lemphane

Paragon Diamonds said it is planning to secure a processing plant that will allow it to commence first stage production at its Lemphane mine in Lesotho.The company told investors in its half year report that it was on course to start this two-year phase ... [Published Rough Polished - 4 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

South Africa hosts Lesotho crisis summit

Pretoria (AFP) - South Africa hosted an emergency meeting of regional leaders to negotiate a peace deal for Lesotho on Monday, following an attempted coup and stalled peace talks between deadlocked political parties.South African President Jacob Zuma ... [Published Yahoo! News - 9 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

Lesotho threat worsening: PM

Cape Town. — Prime Minister Tom Thabane says the security situation in Lesotho remains volatile and its parliament cannot reconvene under the current environment, the eNCA reported yesterday.Thabane was speaking ahead of a Sadc summit which started yesterday ... [Published African Entertainer - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Lesotho, Tom Thabane, Threat
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

Africa Focus: African regional bloc opens urgent summit over Lesotho political standoff

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.PRETORIA, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Southern African Development Community (SADC) on Monday kicked off an emergency summit in South Africa's Pretoria to find solutions to political stalemate in Lesotho.The gathering is the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

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First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Swazi ministers earn more than some SADC heads of state – report

Swazi cabinet ministers now reportedly earn more than some southern African heads of state and government following a 6.5-percent salary increment effected last month, according to media reports monitored here Monday.Quoting a report by accounting firm ... [Published StarAfrica.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Lesotho opposition calls for re-opening of parliament by Friday

Lesotho opposition political parties including one of the coalition partners Lesotho Congress for Democracy have called for re-opening of parliament on or before Friday.Parties say the broken relations in the coalition are irreparable. They have stressed ... [Published SABC - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 10 reports

Regional Leaders Meet Amid Threat...

By Cape TownSouthern African regional leaders are holding a mini-summit on Monday amid fears that the political deadlock in Lesotho could lead to violence.The South African foreign ministry announced on Friday that President Jacob Zuma would convene an ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Lesotho Citizens Distrust Political Institutions, New Poll Finds

The people of Lesotho are sharply against military rule or any dictatorship, according to Afrobarometer's latest poll. The findings of the independent research group come as the Southern African Development Community (SADC) is making efforts to resolve ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

246 officers commissioned into Army

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Quotes

"We are confident this summit will help us move forward. Matters from previous meetings will be addressed and reports on security will be discussed."
"One of the current issues of course is the current situation in the kingdom of Lesotho. For now we are very confident that this summit will help us to move forward on a number of issues" said Zuma
"What stands out is Sadc's inability to take into account the needs of the people or to use democratic principles in solving political issues" said Nkomo
"We can even talk about amnesty before reconciliation," Kolo said. "And we can't talk about reconciliation while we're still in the middle of this situation."

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Lesotho: South Africa hosts Lesotho crisis summit [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 10 hours ago]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Lesotho 09/15/2014 19:01 GMT by Stephanie Findlay with Michael J. Jordan in Maseru PRETORIA, September 15, 2014 (AFP) - South Africa hosted an emergency meeting of regional leaders to negotiate a peace deal for Lesotho ...
Lesotho: Southern Africa: Weekly Report (9th to... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - 12 hours ago]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Lesotho, Zambia Regional Overview Lesotho Political turmoil continues as parties have reportedly failed to reach consensus on the opening of Parliament. A special SADC meeting ...
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Lesotho: Lesotho deadlock prompts fresh crisis ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 12 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Lesotho 09/12/2014 16:33 GMT by Michael J. Jordan MASERU, September 12, 2014 (AFP) - Lesotho's deadlocked political parties failed to meet a Friday deadline for a fresh peace deal, prompting South Africa to call ...
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