Religious Beliefs Put Patients’ Lives At Risk

[CSJNews] Phalombe -Failure by some medical workers to offer treatment to patients due to their religious beliefs is putting lives of patients at risk. Writes SAM MAJAMANDA of Malawi News Agency

[CSJNews] Phalombe -Failure by some medical workers to offer treatment to patients due to their religious beliefs is putting lives of patients at risk. Writes SAM MAJAMANDA of Malawi News Agency

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lagos Declares June 12 Public Holiday

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government on Sunday declared Monday public holiday to mark June 12 celebration in the State, saying that the State remains committed to the ideals of the annulled 1993 Presidential election.

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government on Sunday declared Monday public holiday to mark June 12 celebration in the State, saying that the State remains committed to the ideals of the annulled 1993 Presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEC Needs More Resources, Say NGOs

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN) has recommended the overhaul of the voters’ roll, voter education and the allocation of more resources to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) as part of a raft of measur…

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN) has recommended the overhaul of the voters' roll, voter education and the allocation of more resources to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) as part of a raft of measures to improve the management and conduct of elections in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

IEC Urges Elected Winners to Be Humble

[Lesotho Times] INDEPENDENT Electoral Commission (IEC) chairperson, Justice Mahapela Lehohla has urged winners of the recent 3 June elections to be “gracious and the losers to note that it is a mark of courage to accept the loss with dignity of a lost …

[Lesotho Times] INDEPENDENT Electoral Commission (IEC) chairperson, Justice Mahapela Lehohla has urged winners of the recent 3 June elections to be "gracious and the losers to note that it is a mark of courage to accept the loss with dignity of a lost genuine battle".

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

‘New Mindset Needed for Reforms’

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Zambian President Rupiah Banda says a new political mindset is needed for Basotho to find long-lasting solutions to the country’s perennial political challenges through inclusive and broad-based dialogue.

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Zambian President Rupiah Banda says a new political mindset is needed for Basotho to find long-lasting solutions to the country's perennial political challenges through inclusive and broad-based dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mosisili Was Selfish – Moleleki

[Lesotho Times] ALLIANCE of Democrats (AD) leader, Monyane Moleleki, says the call for elections was unnecessary and utterly selfish on the part of outgoing Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili.

[Lesotho Times] ALLIANCE of Democrats (AD) leader, Monyane Moleleki, says the call for elections was unnecessary and utterly selfish on the part of outgoing Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Police Promotions Trigger Uproar

[Lesotho Times] PARTIES in the incoming governing coalition have questioned the timing of promotions for 32 police officers, saying they were part of a strategy by the outgoing regime to retain control after losing power.

[Lesotho Times] PARTIES in the incoming governing coalition have questioned the timing of promotions for 32 police officers, saying they were part of a strategy by the outgoing regime to retain control after losing power.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

SADC to Kick-Start Reforms Process

[Lesotho Times] Maseru -SOUTHERN African Development Community (SADC) facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa says the bloc’s facilitation mission will visit Lesotho immediately after the inauguration of the post-election government to kick-start the implementati…

[Lesotho Times] Maseru -SOUTHERN African Development Community (SADC) facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa says the bloc's facilitation mission will visit Lesotho immediately after the inauguration of the post-election government to kick-start the implementation of the country's reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DC Concedes Defeat

[Lesotho Times] OUTGOING Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili’s Democratic Congress (DC) has conceded defeat after last Saturday’s snap elections in which the party won only 30 parliamentary seats.

[Lesotho Times] OUTGOING Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili's Democratic Congress (DC) has conceded defeat after last Saturday's snap elections in which the party won only 30 parliamentary seats.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho