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News24.com | Former military chief in Lesotho charged with murder.

A former military commander in Lesotho has been charged with murdering a police official during a purported 2014 attempt to topple the government of the small African mountain kingdom.

- News24.com - ZA

Lesotho gives SA firm dagga licence.

Medicinal cannabis can be thought of as the gold rush of our time. Africa can be at the forefront of this industry.'

- Cape Times - SA

IFRC calls for proactive measures to tackle drought, hunger and disease in Lesotho.

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies Country: Lesotho Food insecurity due to drought has exacerbated the HIV/AIDS crisis, and a lack of access to clean water and proper sanitation facilities has heightened the risk of waterborne diseases.Zakaria Pulumo's house overlooks scenic valleys and ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Mayeni Jones: Cultural controversy over Basotho blanket.

Blankets from Lesotho are at the centre of controversy in the fashion world, as BBC Africa's Mayeni Jones reports.

- BBC - UK

Technology vital for small nations to meet development goals, Lesotho's Prime Minister tells UN.

Small countries, especially those in Africa, should be empowered with technologies to deal with and adapt to climate change challenges, as well as meet their development goals, the Prime Minister of Lesotho told the United Nations General Assembly's high-level debate today.

- UN - INT

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