Lesotho Newswire

Lesotho Newswire

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  1. Ghana's First Lady Joins Network of African Leaders for Nutrition ChampionRead the original story

    Monday | World News Report

    ... in 2018: His Excellency Hery Rajaonarimampianina of Madagascar, His Majesty King Letsie III of the Kingdom of Lesotho and Howarth Bouis, Acting CEO of HarvestPlus. Calling her nomination an honour, the first lady said: "Of the basic necessities in ...

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  2. The Pan-African focus of Abantu's 2018 festival draws from a future pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mail & Guardian

    ... it scarce is an understatement. Lineo Segoete, co-curator of the Ba re e ne e re Book Festival (Ba re) in Maseru, Lesotho says she wishes efforts towards support were not so driven by hype and big names and that spending money on locally-produced ...

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  3. Border post officers trained how to warmly welcome visitors to SARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Iol.co.za

    South African Tourism will be rolling out its Welcome campaign during the busy festive season period to foster better engagement between border post officers and visitors. The roll out currently extends to three of the busiest land border posts - Beit Bridge between South Africa and Zimbabwe, Lebombo between South Africa and Mozambique and Ficksburg between South Africa and Lesotho.

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  4. Africa's working equine groups embrace new welfare planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Horsetalk

    ... Veterinary Services who work on veterinary and animal welfare policy - and was funded by the EU, the government of Lesotho and ICWE, a coalition comprised of working animal welfare charities Brooke, The Donkey Sanctuary, SPANA and World Horse ...

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  5. .com | Regional SADC force ends Lesotho missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | News24

    Some 200 soldiers deployed a year ago to bolster security in Lesotho after the killing of the country's top army commander have left the landlocked kingdom, an official said on Wednesday. The Southern African Development Community , a regional bloc, deployed a force after Khoantle Motsomotso was shot dead in barracks by officers from a perceived rival faction.

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  6. .com | Festive season: Home Affairs gears up for increased volumes of travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | News24

    ... citizens' movements and 6 163 813 were foreigners' movements. The most arrivals from the SADC region were from Lesotho precisely 758 519, followed by Zimbabwe's 712 688, Mozambique's 398 684, Swaziland's 306 682 and Botswana's 256 793. In the same ...

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  7. African Champions League: Coton Sport suffer surprise defeat in Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | BBC News

    ... the local club needing to score at least twice if they want to avoid an early exit. Elsewhere on Tuesday, Bantu of Lesotho exceeded expectations by coming from behind to hold 2018 Champions League group qualifiers Township Rollers of Botswana 1-1 in ...

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  8. Marijuana, mountains and money: How Lesotho is cashing inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | BBC News

    Lesotho is aiming to make money from the booming medicinal marijuana industry, but the BBC's Vumani Mkhize says the southern African nation already has an unheralded illicit trade in the drug for recreational use. Green dust swirls around Mampho Thulo as she uses her hands to scoop dried marijuana leaves from a massive heap on the floor of her home into a big linen bag.

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  9. RG is an illegal, tax dodging cigarette brand - researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Iol.co.za

    ... a myth that most illegal cigarettes were smuggled into South Africa from neighbouring countries. Just last week, the Lesotho Revenue Authority confiscated 380 000 RG loose draws at the Maseru Bridge. This was a major bust in Lesotho in the last five ...

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  10. Brokerages Set Gem Diamonds Limited (GEMD) PT at $135.83Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | IntersportsWire

    ... for and develops diamond mines. The company owns 70% interest in the LetAseng mine located in the Kingdom of Lesotho; and 100% interest in the Ghaghoo mine located in Botswana. It also manufactures, sells, and markets rough and polished diamonds. In ...

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  11. Gem Diamonds Limited (GEMD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Daily Political

    ... for and develops diamond mines. The company owns 70% interest in the LetAseng mine located in the Kingdom of Lesotho; and 100% interest in the Ghaghoo mine located in Botswana. It also manufactures, sells, and markets rough and polished diamonds. In ...

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  12. Shaun's new job: Murder in LesothoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Mail & Guardian

    The Lesotho government has invited Shaun Abrahams, the controversial former boss of South Africa's prosecutions authority, to prosecute eight soldiers accused of murdering Lesotho's former army commander, Maaparankoe Mahao, in 2015. It is the most politically sensitive case in the country.

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  13. Don't lose to Tanzania, Museveni tells CranesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Daily Monitor

    ... Magogo told him that three of Uganda's seven goals had been hard shots, all coming in the home and away wins against Lesotho. He later on requested to have an exclusive word with the four Cranes players. He reportedly told them that he would be ...

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  14. International Cannabis Adds Portuguese CBD License, Continues Expansion Into European UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... derivatives and industrial hemp in Colombia, Denmark, Poland, Greece, Portugal, South Africa and the Kingdom of Lesotho. Under the terms of the agreement, the company will issue 18 million common shares at a deemed value of 66 cents per share. A ...

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  15. Patrick Kaddu goal sends Uganda to AFCON 2019 finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2018 | New Vision

    ... at the summit of Group L on 13 points. Second-placed Tanzania have five points ahead of their clash with bottom side Lesotho (two points) on Sunday. Defeat at Namboole Stadium thrust Cape Verde on the brink of the end to their campaign. If Tanzania ...

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  16. Mr Clean SheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2018 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Since beating Lesotho 2-0 on matchday four of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign, Uganda Cranes fans have been poring over the single point needed to book a ticket to Cameroon.

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  17. It is a four-way test in filling Okwi's bootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2018 | Daily Monitor

    ... his ability to draft to the wings, shake off his markers and shoot the opponents into tremor. His double against Lesotho at Namboole in the 3-0 rout showed all that Cranes can miss about him when faced with a Cape Verde side seeking vengeance - ...

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  18. 'Extreme makeover' for 2018 Roof of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    For its 51st running, the 'Mother of Hard Enduro' has undergone an extreme makeover thanks to an all-new route. Taking place in the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho from 5 to 8 December 2018, the Roof of Africa is all about extremes; conquering southern Africa's highest peaks and passes, and its most beautiful alpine scenery.

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  19. Gem Diamonds (GEMD) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | IntersportsWire

    ... for and develops diamond mines. The company owns 70% interest in the LetAseng mine located in the Kingdom of Lesotho; and 100% interest in the Ghaghoo mine located in Botswana. It also manufactures, sells, and markets rough and polished diamonds. In ...

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  20. Lesotho:Chinese Business Tycoon Reveals How He Helped Fund Politicians in LesothoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Lesotho-based Chinese business tycoon Yan Xie has lifted the lid on his extensive generosity to Lesotho's political elite, saying that he helped fund Prime Minister Thomas Thabane's lavish wedding in 2017 and has donated money to 'almost every party in the country'. In an exclusive interview in Johannesburg, Chinese tycoon Yan Xie said that the Prime Minister lived in his mansion in the exclusive Maseru suburb of Hillsview after returning from exile in 2017.

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