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News Lesotho » Government: Lesotho PM faces probe over Gupta mining links

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

In December 2017, a joint investigation by the Lesotho-based MNNCIJ and South Africa’s amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism unearthed documents showing that the government, through former mining minister Tlali Khasu, gave rights to the Hong ...

News Lesotho » Government: Lesotho on alert for fugitive Ajay Gupta as reward rises

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Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The Lesotho government has alerted its National Security Services to investigate allegations that fugitive Ajay Gupta is in that country, the SABC reported. Ajay Gupta is wanted by the Hawks in connection with corruption charges, which are not related to ...

News Lesotho » Government: Lucapa Diamond Corp. recovers first gems from Lesotho’s Mothae

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

LUCAPA Diamond Company said it recovered its first diamonds from its 70%-owned Mothae kimberlite mine situated in Lesotho, an operation it bought via government tender for $9m in January. The balance of the mine is owned by the Lesotho government.

News Lesotho » Government: SAPMIL presence contributing to calm in Lesotho

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The AU/SADC secretariat team met with senior leadership of the 258 person-strong SAPMIL as well as Lesotho government officials; opposition political parties, in and outside Parliament; civil society and non-government organisations; the Christian Council ...

News Lesotho » Government: AU conducts an Assessment on the SADC Preventive Mission in Lesotho (SAPMIL)

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Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

The Team held consultations with various stakeholders namely: SAPMIL Senior Leadership Team, Lesotho Government officials, opposition political parties (both inside and outside Parliament), civil society and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), the ...

News Lesotho » Government: Disabled actors to challenge perceptions in Lesotho

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Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

The production in Lesotho will also involve young people from an orphanage in Phelisanong, in the north of the country. It will be partly-funded by the Welsh Government's Wales for Africa programme Hub Cymru Africa. Grants manager Hannah Sheppard said ...

News Lesotho » Government: Lucapa recovers first diamonds from Lesotho's Mothae mine

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

JOHANNESBURG ( - ASX-listed Lucapa Diamond Company has announced its first diamond recoveries from the Mothae kimberlite mine, which it owns in partnership with the government of Lesotho. The largest of the diamonds recovered in the first ...

News Lesotho » Government: AfDB enables public-private dialogue in Lesotho

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The objective of the project is to improve the institutional capacities and effectiveness of business associations in Lesotho by improving partnerships ... cooperation among entrepreneurs and with the Government. The project will complement and enhance ...

News Lesotho » Government: Lesotho Government On Verge of Collapse

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Publication date: onday 01 September 2014

After an attempt by the military in Lesotho to seize government on Saturday, Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has fled to neighboring South Africa. Prime Minister claimed that the country’s military had attempted to overthrow the government by surrounding ...

News Lesotho » Government: Lesotho Needs to Be Covered With More Trees-Finance Minister

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Publication date: uesday 24 October 2017

The Minister of Finance says Lesotho is committed towards ... as well as electricity and requested the government to assist them for the improvement of the living conditions of the local communities. AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from ...