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Lesotho police members are afraid to report for duty  or to wear uniform.
Lesotho police members are afraid to report for duty  or to wear uniform.

Lesotho police members live in fear

Monday 1 September 2014 12:30

Lesotho's national police commissioner, Khothatso T'sooana, says soldiers of the country's Defence Force have been attacking the police, causing police services to come to a standstill.

Lesotho police members live in fear

Monday 1 September 2014 12:30

Lesotho's national police commissioner, Khothatso T'sooana, says soldiers of the country's Defence Force have been attacking the police, causing police services to come to a standstill.

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Pretoria talks push to end Lesotho crisis

Monday 1 September 2014 06:05

High-level talks will continue in Pretoria on Monday to try to end the political crisis in Lesotho.

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SA govt calls on Lesotho army to return to barracks

Sunday 31 August 2014 20:15

The South African Government has called on the Commander of the Lesotho Defence Force to order the Army to return to their barracks.

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Swazi reed dance ceremony underway

Sunday 31 August 2014 17:59

The annual reed dance ceremony is underway at Ludzidzini Royal palace near Mbabane in Swaziland.

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Lesotho's deputy premier in charge after PM flees

Sunday 31 August 2014 14:48

Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane accused Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing of helping to plan a coup by the army that forced the prime minister to flee the country.

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SANDF not involved in foiling Lesotho coup

Sunday 31 August 2014 13:01

South Africa has denied that its troops were involved in foiling an alleged coup in Lesotho.

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Lesotho's Deputy Premier "takes reins" in absence of PM

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:53

Lesotho's Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing, is in charge of government in the absence of the Premier, a government minister said on Sunday.

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Health workers strike at major Ebola clinic in Sierra Leone

Sunday 31 August 2014 07:15

Health workers have gone on strike at a major state-run Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone, hospital staff told Reuters on Saturday, a further blow to efforts to contain the deadly virus.

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Lesotho's PM flees to SA

Sunday 31 August 2014 06:54

Lesotho's Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane, on Saturday accused his country's army of staging a coup against him and fled to neighbouring South Africa.

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SA troops not heading to Lesotho: Dirco

Saturday 30 August 2014 20:30

The South African government was not immediately sending troops to Lesotho following claims that the neighbouring country had been taken over by the military, Dirco said on Saturday.

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