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Lesotho , Monday 25 September 2017

News Lesotho: King Letsie III of Lesotho: Ready for more power

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/talktojazeera/2017/09/king-letsie-iii-lesotho-ready-power-170923103135202.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

The Kingdom of Lesotho is often described as one of the poorest countries in the world. In addition to continued political instability, the nation is facing many serious social problems. Poverty and unemployment rates are high, violent crimes are common ...

News Lesotho: Unilever South Africa Spreads business sold to Remgro in exchange for South Africa shareholding - Asia Food Journal (press release) (registration)

News channel or source: https://www.asiafoodjournal.com/2017/09/unilever-remgro-south-africa/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Unilever South Africa Spreads business sold to Remgro in exchange for South Africa shareholdingAsia Food Journal (press release) (registration)Jannie Durand, CEO of Remgro, said: “Through this transaction, Remgro has exchanged its minority stake in Unilever South Africa for full ownership and control of the Spreads business in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland plus cash.and more »

News Lesotho: Lesotho: DCEO Investigator Abducted, Shot

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709250322.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

AN investigator in the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO) is recovering in hospital after being abducted and shot by two unknown assailants last Friday. Thabang Ntai (38) -- who was probing the controversial vehicle fleet tender the ...

News Lesotho: Unilever secures deal to sell its southern African spreads unit - FoodBev.com

News channel or source: https://www.foodbev.com/news/unilever-secures-deal-sell-spreads-business-south-africa/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

FoodBev.comUnilever secures deal to sell its southern African spreads unitFoodBev.comRemgro will now gain full control over the Unilever spreads business in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland. With consumers slowly moving away from the margarine category amid changing health perceptions, Unilever's spreads ...and more »

News Lesotho: Technology vital for small nations to meet development goals, Lesotho’s Prime Minister tells UN

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57698
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

22 September 2017 – Small countries, especially those in Africa, should be empowered with technologies to deal with and adapt to climate change challenges, as well as meet their development goals, the Prime Minister of Lesotho told the United Nations ...

News Lesotho: Lesotho: Prime Minister Aims to Reduce Hunger, Crime - AllAfrica.com

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709250138.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Lesotho: Prime Minister Aims to Reduce Hunger, CrimeAllAfrica.comLesotho's new prime minister, Thomas Thabane, told VOA that his government will focus on ending hunger and reducing crime, especially against women. He also said the country's political space is open to all, though he made clear he wouldn't tolerate ...

News Lesotho: SADC seized with the situation in Lesotho

News channel or source: http://www.herald.co.zw/sadc-seized-with-the-situation-in-lesotho/
Publication date: onday 11 September 2017

A deafening silence filled the room when the newly elected Prime Minister of Lesotho, Thomas Thabane interrupted the opening ceremony of the 37th SADC Summit that was held on 19-20 August in Pretoria, South Africa to make “an important announcement.”

News Lesotho: SADC must do more on Lesotho - Southern Times Africa

News channel or source: https://southernafrican.news/2017/09/25/sadc-must-do-more-on-lesotho/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Southern Times AfricaSADC must do more on LesothoSouthern Times AfricaYet this year, as was also the case two years ago, Lesotho is at a cross-roads amid volatility and political uncertainty after the assassination of yet another army commander, Lieutenant-General Khoantle Motšomotšo, by renegade soldiers, namely ...

News Lesotho: Assassination may scuttle short peace in Lesotho

News channel or source: http://www.phillytrib.com/news/assassination-may-scuttle-short-peace-in-lesotho/article_09c738bc-a28f-5a20-8f20-b3719abcaecb.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

MASERU, Lesotho — For workers leaving a textile factory during a recent lunchtime in Lesotho, assassinations and political intrigue are a kind of background noise in the small southern African kingdom. The shooting death last week of the country’s ...

News Lesotho: Dr Deepak addresses Lawrence School students on Global Mega Trends - State Times

News channel or source: http://news.statetimes.in/dr-deepak-addresses-lawrence-school-students-on-global-mega-trends/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

State TimesDr Deepak addresses Lawrence School students on Global Mega TrendsState TimesJAMMU: Ambassador Dr. Deepak Vohra, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister Lesotho and Guinea-Bissau, Special Advisor Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Councils Leh and Kargil gave a presentation to the senior students of Lawrence Public School ...

News Lesotho: Gem Diamonds finds another huge diamond at Lesotho mine

News channel or source: http://www.mining.com/gem-diamonds-finds-another-huge-diamond-at-lesotho-mine/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Africa-focused Gem Diamonds (LON:GEMD) unveiled a 115-carat rock Tuesday at its flagship Letšeng mine in Lesotho, the latest in a string of major discoveries at the operation this year. The finding of the high-quality, D-colour Type IIa diamond ...

News Lesotho: #HeritageDay: 'Our heritage is not for sale' - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/opinion/heritageday-our-heritage-is-not-for-sale-11339654
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Independent Online#HeritageDay: 'Our heritage is not for sale'Independent OnlineThe heritage of South Africans today is of a nation united in diversity. A mighty heritage of the Khoi and the San, the Nguni and the Sotho, the Somali refugee, and restless economic exiles from Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Lesotho, to mention but some.

News Lesotho: Lesotho can’t be on SADC agenda forever: Zuma

News channel or source: http://www.enca.com/africa/lesotho-can-t-be-on-sadc-agenda-forever-zuma
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

PRETORIA - Chairperson of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma - on Friday appealed to the authorities and the people of Lesotho to work together to ensure peace and stability in the small mountain kingdom.

News Lesotho: King Letsie III of Lesotho: Ready for more power - Aljazeera.com

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/talktojazeera/2017/09/king-letsie-iii-lesotho-ready-power-170923103135202.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Aljazeera.comKing Letsie III of Lesotho: Ready for more powerAljazeera.comThe Kingdom of Lesotho is often described as one of the poorest countries in the world. In addition to continued political instability, the nation is facing many serious social problems. Poverty and unemployment rates are high, violent crimes are ...

News Lesotho: Lesotho, Better Prepared to Fight Animal Diseases

News channel or source: https://www.iaea.org/newscenter/news/lesotho-better-prepared-to-fight-animal-diseases
Publication date: hursday 14 September 2017

Diagnosing animal diseases early and rapidly is now possible in Lesotho, a country of two million in southern Africa that up until recently relied on foreign laboratories for analysis. Thanks to the support of the IAEA and the Food and Agriculture ...

News Lesotho: PICS: Lesedi Cultural Village a reflection of SA heritage - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/sundayindependent/pics-lesedi-cultural-village-a-reflection-of-sa-heritage-11337854
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Independent OnlinePICS: Lesedi Cultural Village a reflection of SA heritageIndependent OnlineWalking into Lesedi Cultural Village in Broederstroom, outside Joburg, one is transported forward and backwards to Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, the Eastern Cape and all the way to Lesotho's rural areas where cow dung and smoke mix in the air after the ...

News Lesotho: HIV Epidemic Coming Under Control in Lesotho

News channel or source: http://www.medindia.net/news/hiv-epidemic-coming-under-control-in-lesotho-173140-1.htm
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa remains most severely affected, with nearly 1 in every 25 adults (4.2%) living with HIV and accounting for nearly two-thirds of the people living with HIV worldwide. Data released from the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief ...

News Lesotho: Lesotho: DCEO Investigator Abducted, Shot - AllAfrica.com

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709250322.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Lesotho: DCEO Investigator Abducted, ShotAllAfrica.comAN investigator in the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO) is recovering in hospital after being abducted and shot by two unknown assailants last Friday. Thabang Ntai (38) -- who was probing the controversial vehicle fleet tender the ...

News Lesotho: UNAIDS congratulates Lesotho and Uganda for progress towards achieving their Fast-Track Targets

News channel or source: http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/unaids-congratulates-lesotho-and-uganda-progress-towards-achieving-their-fast-track-targets
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

GENEVA/NEW YORK, 20 September 2017—UNAIDS congratulates Lesotho and Uganda on the progress made towards ending AIDS shown in their respective Population-Based HIV Impact Assessments (PHIAs). According to the new Lesotho PHIA results, HIV viral load ...

News Lesotho: This is what analysts have to say about Firestone Diamonds PLC (LON:FDI) after last week. - KL Daily

News channel or source: https://kldaily.com/this-is-what-analysts-have-to-say-about-firestone-diamonds-plc-lonfdi-after-last-week/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

KL DailyThis is what analysts have to say about Firestone Diamonds PLC (LON:FDI) after last week.KL DailyAmong 7 analysts covering Firestone Diamonds PLC (LON:FDI), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Firestone Diamonds PLC had 48 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was ...and more »