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Malealea community unites against Covid-19

 Mahao Mahao and Gillian Attwood As the world’s wealthiest and poorest nations alike rallied their resources in open combat against the Coronavirus, Lesotho has been conspicuously silent in its retort. There has been more lip service by…

Govt should fight graft

It has been said that promises by politicians are as brittle as lovers’ oaths. This is certainly true of the current ruling coalition which appears to have forgotten its promise to stamp out corruption in the country. It is only two and…

Saving the goose that lays the golden egg

EXASPERATED investors’ threats to dump the country over safety concerns should not be taken lightly. The government and in particular, the Lesotho Mounted Police Service should re-think its strategy and do more to protect investors from…

If it’s not xenophobia, then what is it?

Mavuso Msimang AFRICAN National Congress and government responses to recent crises arising from the presence in the country of asylum seekers, genuine and otherwise, raises deeply disturbing questions. This is with regard to whether the…

Rights not about numbers: UN

By Moses Magadza LILONGWE - The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) recently partnered with the Ministry of Health in Malawi to support the Malawi Prison Service (MPS) conduct cervical cancer screening for all female…

Report GBV cases: Namibia’s AG

 Moses Magadza Windhoek- Renewed calls have been made for victims of gender based violence (GBV) to be empowered to report it and for coordinated action to stop the scourge which Namibia’s Attorney-General, Dr. Albert Kawana, says has…