Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation; Lesotho Chapter, will provide career guidance to 60 learners under the organisation’s Free Winter Classes Program.

According to the association’s Chairperson Dr. Abiola Akintunde, the Career Guidance Program aims to enlighten high school learners about different options after writing examinations and getting their results. He stated that it has been recognised that, many learners are not aware of different options and programs they can embark on, after getting their results.   He added that even those who have […]

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned an air strike in Omdurman Sudan, which reportedly killed at least 22 people on Saturday.

The strike was carried out by the Sudanese Armed Forces. In a statement, Guterres says he is appalled by reports of large-scale violence and casualties across the Darfur region, expressing concern also at reports of renewed fighting in North Kordofan, South Kordofan and Blue Nile States, as the conflict only expands beyond the capital Khartoum. […]

SA Transport Minister Sindisiwe Chikunga says, her government is making great efforts in introducing smart solutions and policies to help transform the transport sector.

The Minister was delivering a keynote address at the Southern African Transport Conference underway in Pretoria where industry experts, policymakers, researchers and stakeholders from across the transport sector have gathered on Day 1 of the 4 days annual conference. Transportation plays an integral role in the advancement of the society and help drive economic growth […]

Tunisia’s President Kais Saied has dismissed criticism of his government’s handling of Black African refugees after hundreds of Black African immigrants were apprehended by police and left on the Libyan border.

Saied said the immigrants are being treated humanely, as a result of what he called “Tunisian values” contrary to what colonial circles and their agents are circulating.   Human Rights Watch had earlier reported that, since the 2nd of this month, several hundred Black African immigrants and asylum seekers, including children and pregnant women, have been forcibly […]

Lesotho Lowlands Water Development and Sanitation Project’s Phase III has promised developmental projects while continuing with construction of the dam that will supply Botha-Bothe and Leribe villages with water.

Compensation Officer And Community Liaison Officer Mr. Makotoko Maama said the African Development Bank has promised to fund community based projects such as dressmaking, plumbing, woodwork and building with awarding of certificates.  Maama said those people will be registered in their different communities and Technical and Vocational trainers will assess them before getting certificates so […]

The Government of Lesotho in joint partnership with the World Bank Group has launched the 2024-2028 Country Partnership Framework in Maseru today.

The World Bank’s Country Director Miss Marie-Francoise Nelly said, the partnership is a commitment to support Lesotho’s development goals.  Nelly said there is a sense of urgency and eagerness to embark upon change and since Lesotho has been in economic stagnation which was exacerbated by the COVID 19 pandemic, addressing these development challenges requires a focus on rebalancing growth, […]