Lesotho Election Date Expected Soon

Updated: Fri 19 Sep, 05:12 am

South Africa's Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, is travelling to Lesotho to mediate in the political crisis after the leaders agreed to bring the country's election date forward from 2017, in an … read more »

Lesotho Crisis Hampers Economic Growth

Updated: Fri 28 Nov, 01:08 pm

As Lesotho prepares for early elections, the International Monetary Fund says a slowdown in the growth rate is partly a result of this year's political and security crisis, and a regional mediator … read more »

No End to Lesotho's Instability?

Updated: Wed 29 Oct, 05:21 am

A political and security crisis in Lesotho has eased since parties agreed to call early elections next February in a bid to secure a new government with a clear mandate. But one of the root causes of … read more »