Tensions as Lesotho Awaits Report On Military

Lesotho is on tenterhooks as it awaits the report of a regional commission of inquiry into issues arising from the partisan handling of and behaviour by the country's army - including the killing by soldiers earlier this year of the former defence chief, Lieutenant General Maaparankoe Mahao. Tsoeu Petlane writes from Maseru.

Photo: SA Govt

Lesotho security chiefs signing an electoral pledge ahead of the February 2015 polls. The security forces remain unreformed and riven by factional disputes.


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