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The recent assassination of former Lesotho Defence Force Commander Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao has sparked fears that Lesotho could plunge into another political turmoil.
The recent assassination of former Lesotho Defence Force Commander Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao has sparked fears that Lesotho could plunge into another political turmoil.

SADC pushes for inquiry into Lesotho’s ex- commander’s killing

Saturday 4 July 2015 07:03

SADC leaders have pressured the Lesotho government to agree to a judicial commission of inquiry into the killing of the former army commander, Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao.

SADC pushes for inquiry into Lesotho’s ex- commander’s killing

Saturday 4 July 2015 07:03

SADC leaders have pressured the Lesotho government to agree to a judicial commission of inquiry into the killing of the former army commander, Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao.

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Gigaba condemns child trafficking in SA

Saturday 4 July 2015 06:55

Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has lamented the continuation of child trafficking and abduction in South Africa.

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Malian refugees face food shortage

Friday 3 July 2015 17:03

Thousands of Malian refugees are facing food shortages in Mauritania because of a delayed rations shipment and a shortage of funding.

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Defence, security matters in discussion at Land Forces Africa

Friday 3 July 2015 12:19

Manufacturing better security measures for the continent is one of the topics to be discussed at the Land Forces Africa conference in Pretoria on Monday.

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Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kill "many" in Nigeria attack

Friday 3 July 2015 09:24

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents rounded up and shot dead dozens of people in a raid in a town in northeast Nigeria on Wednesday, military and local sources said.

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‘ISIS is spreading through Africa’: Abraham

Friday 3 July 2015 09:03

ISIS is spreading their tentacles across North Africa, says Shannon Abraham, the foreign editor of the Independent Media.

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SADC summit to discuss Lesotho

Friday 3 July 2015 05:25

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders will on Friday hold an extraordinary meeting in Pretoria to discuss Lesotho's increasingly volatile situation.

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Lesotho welcomes SADC help on Mahao’s death

Thursday 2 July 2015 20:36

SADC Chairperson and Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is to arrive in South Africa on Thursday ahead of the Double Troika summit on Lesotho.

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Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kill "many" in Nigeria attack

Thursday 2 July 2015 20:13

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents shot dead "many" people, possibly as many as 97, late on Wednesday in a town in northeast Nigeria.

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African leaders must respect constitutions or face turmoil - Hollande

Thursday 2 July 2015 18:27

French President Francois Hollande urged African leaders on Thursday to respect their constitutional term limits.

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