Famo Turf Wars Rock Malealea

[Lesotho Times] THE Malealea community in the Matelile area of Mafeteng district say they are living in fear of the deadly clashes among rival Famo gangs that have spawned reprisals and revenge killings.

[Lesotho Times] THE Malealea community in the Matelile area of Mafeteng district say they are living in fear of the deadly clashes among rival Famo gangs that have spawned reprisals and revenge killings.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

DPP Resists Forced Leave

[Lesotho Times] LAW and Constitutional Affairs Minister, Lebohang Hlaele, and his principal secretary, ‘Mole Khumalo, held a crisis meeting late yesterday after the Director of Public Prosecutions, Leaba Thetsane, resisted their decision to send him on…

[Lesotho Times] LAW and Constitutional Affairs Minister, Lebohang Hlaele, and his principal secretary, ‘Mole Khumalo, held a crisis meeting late yesterday after the Director of Public Prosecutions, Leaba Thetsane, resisted their decision to send him on forced leave.

Murder, Politicians and Rebellious Soldiers

[Lesotho Times] AS I travel around the world and in interact on social media, the constant question I tend to be asked is why do incidents like the killing of the commander of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) last week happen? People have often also ask…

[Lesotho Times] AS I travel around the world and in interact on social media, the constant question I tend to be asked is why do incidents like the killing of the commander of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) last week happen? People have often also asked why when murder is such a horrendous crime, there is a pattern of protecting the culprits in Lesotho?

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Shooting Suspects Were Beaten to Death

[Lesotho Times] Two of the four men who broke into the home of a 23 year old entrepreneur before shooting him, were beaten to death by some members of the Thaba Bosiu Hajobe community.

[Lesotho Times] Two of the four men who broke into the home of a 23 year old entrepreneur before shooting him, were beaten to death by some members of the Thaba Bosiu Hajobe community.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

No Cure for Man Who Allegedly Contracted Disease from Blood Transfusion

[News24Wire] A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for about R24m after he contracted a debilitating, terminal disease from tainted blood.

[News24Wire] A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for about R24m after he contracted a debilitating, terminal disease from tainted blood.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Masapo Laughs All the Way to the Bank

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL comedian, Tsepo “Masapo” Mpiti says he feels like a winner in the aftermath of his nomination for the Savanna Pan-African Comic of the Year Award which has garnered him more bookings and a fatter pay cheque.

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL comedian, Tsepo "Masapo" Mpiti says he feels like a winner in the aftermath of his nomination for the Savanna Pan-African Comic of the Year Award which has garnered him more bookings and a fatter pay cheque.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Minister Appoints LNDC Board

[Lesotho Times] TRADE and Industry Minister, Tefo Mapesela, has appointed new board members to the Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) despite a pending court case in which the minister was interdicted from appointing a new board.

[Lesotho Times] TRADE and Industry Minister, Tefo Mapesela, has appointed new board members to the Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) despite a pending court case in which the minister was interdicted from appointing a new board.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Soldiers ‘Stalk’ Cops Probing Murders

[Lesotho Times] THE officer commanding Maseru police urban region, Senior Superintendent Api Letsie, says he received reports that some members of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) relentlessly followed his subordinates investigating the death of two arm…

[Lesotho Times] THE officer commanding Maseru police urban region, Senior Superintendent Api Letsie, says he received reports that some members of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) relentlessly followed his subordinates investigating the death of two army officers in May this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Angolan Community in Italy Briefed On Electoral Process

[ANGOP] Rome -The Angolan ambassador to Italy, Florêncio de Almeida, on Saturday in Roma, said the general election held on last August 23 in Angola, set an important turning point in the country’s consolidation of democracy.

[ANGOP] Rome -The Angolan ambassador to Italy, Florêncio de Almeida, on Saturday in Roma, said the general election held on last August 23 in Angola, set an important turning point in the country's consolidation of democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola