Local Contractors Cry Foul Over Chinese Dominance

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL contractors have ganged up to fight what they describe as the “glaring bias” which has seen major government construction tenders being awarded to Chinese companies.

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL contractors have ganged up to fight what they describe as the "glaring bias" which has seen major government construction tenders being awarded to Chinese companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Ribaneng Accident Declared National Disaster

[Lesotho Times] THE government has declared the Ribaneng bus accident that recently killed 14 passengers and severely injured 22 others in the Mafeteng district a national disaster.

[Lesotho Times] THE government has declared the Ribaneng bus accident that recently killed 14 passengers and severely injured 22 others in the Mafeteng district a national disaster.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Basotho Want Electoral System Changed

[Lesotho Times] MOST Basotho want a change in the electoral system and more powers to be given to the King as they feel that the current governance institutions fall short of their expected effectiveness in addressing the economic, social, and politica…

[Lesotho Times] MOST Basotho want a change in the electoral system and more powers to be given to the King as they feel that the current governance institutions fall short of their expected effectiveness in addressing the economic, social, and political needs of the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Thabane Fraud Suspect Granted M5k Bail

[Lesotho Times] THABANG Mojakhomo, who is facing charges of defrauding the First Lady, ‘Maesaiah Thabane’s Trust Fund of M65 000, was yesterday granted M5000 bail by Maseru Magistrate Litṧitso Selialia.

[Lesotho Times] THABANG Mojakhomo, who is facing charges of defrauding the First Lady, 'Maesaiah Thabane's Trust Fund of M65 000, was yesterday granted M5000 bail by Maseru Magistrate Litṧitso Selialia.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Lesotho to Open Auction Floors for Wool and Mohair

[Lesotho Times] SIX cabinet subcommittee members are holding meetings with farmers throughout the country to discuss the new direction that the wool and mohair industry is now taking following the recent gazetting of new wool and mohair licencing regul…

[Lesotho Times] SIX cabinet subcommittee members are holding meetings with farmers throughout the country to discuss the new direction that the wool and mohair industry is now taking following the recent gazetting of new wool and mohair licencing regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Ruto’s Dream of Power is Not Valid – Odinga

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga on Sunday faced the wrath of Jubilee leaders after he launched a veiled attack on Deputy President William Ruto for criss-crossing the country campaigning to be President in 2022.

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga on Sunday faced the wrath of Jubilee leaders after he launched a veiled attack on Deputy President William Ruto for criss-crossing the country campaigning to be President in 2022.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Reform of Financial Services Sector Enunciated in Budget 2018-2019

[Government of Mauritius] In light of the ever-increasing challenges faced by the Global Business sector, Government is committed to give its full support to the sector whilst ensuring compliance with the best international norms and standards, underli…

[Government of Mauritius] In light of the ever-increasing challenges faced by the Global Business sector, Government is committed to give its full support to the sector whilst ensuring compliance with the best international norms and standards, underlined the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, in the 2018-2019 Budget speech.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Budget 2018-2019 – Revamping of the Judiciary

[Government of Mauritius] The construction of a new Court House for Curepipe as well as an earmarked amount of Rs 49 million for the upgrading of district courts have been announced in the Budget 2018-2019.

[Government of Mauritius] The construction of a new Court House for Curepipe as well as an earmarked amount of Rs 49 million for the upgrading of district courts have been announced in the Budget 2018-2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Cameroon Faults Amnesty International Rights Abuse Report

[Nation] Cameroon has dismissed a report by Amnesty International accusing the country’s security forces of indiscriminate killings, arrests and torture of people in the strife-hit English-speaking Northwest and Southwest regions.

[Nation] Cameroon has dismissed a report by Amnesty International accusing the country's security forces of indiscriminate killings, arrests and torture of people in the strife-hit English-speaking Northwest and Southwest regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon