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News: Lesotho

We have started to collect the most important news related to Lesotho in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Prime minister accused of ex-wife’s murder resigns

Monday, May 18th 2020, 19:05

Lesotho's prime minister, a suspect in the murder of his former wife, says he is resigning.
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Thomas Thabane: Scandal-hit Lesotho PM to get 'dignified' exit

Monday, April 20th 2020, 21:53

Thomas Thabane has been accused of being involved in the murder of his estranged wife.
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The characters at the heart of Lesotho's murder drama

Wednesday, February 5th 2020, 17:53

The killing of the prime minister's estranged wife has turned into a case worthy of a crime novel.
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Lesotho First Lady Maesaiah Thabane faces charge of murdering rival

Tuesday, February 4th 2020, 19:56

The prime minister's wife is to be formally charged with murdering her husband's previous wife.
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A murder mystery, the PM and his estranged wife

Sunday, January 26th 2020, 1:06

Lesotho's prime minister and his wife are caught up in an investigation into the death of his former partner.
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Marijuana, mountains and money: How Lesotho is cashing in

Wednesday, November 28th 2018, 1:17

Lesotho aims to make money from medicinal marijuana but the illicit trade already provides an income for some.
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Inspiration or looting?

Thursday, September 28th 2017, 19:57

Blankets from Lesotho are at the centre of controversy in the fashion world, as BBC Africa's Mayeni Jones reports.
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SADC condemns killing of Lesotho army chief Khoantle Motsomotso

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 13:51

Southern Africa's regional body sends a team to help avert a political crisis.
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The remittances propping up Lesotho's economy

Monday, February 27th 2017, 1:24

Remittances sent home by migrant workers account for 30% of the economy in Lesotho.
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Lesotho's 'pilot' fruit and flower farm

Friday, February 24th 2017, 22:42

As part of a World Bank pilot programme, smallholders in Lesotho have been offered a stake in a commercial venture.
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