The Ministry of Public service, Labour and Employment has issued a statement addressing the concerns of factory workers through their various unions about the Labour Code amendment 2023.

The Ministry has in the statement, acknowledged that, difference of opinions does happen where different people are working together adding that, it is acceptable as long as there is no violation of the law.   It said the amendment is in line with other international labour laws, and it is not meant only for factory workers, but the workers […]

The Lesotho National League and Visually Impaired Person held a meeting yesterday to raise awareness in improving the quality of life and self-reliance of visually impaired persons in Lesotho.

The Lesotho National League and Visually Impaired Person held a meeting yesterday to raise awareness in improving the quality of life and self-reliance of visually impaired persons in Lesotho.   The association’s Secretary General Mrs. Mabataung Khetsi says the main aim of the meeting was to raise awareness to members to protect and support visually impaired persons […]

Finance and Development Planning Minister Dr. Retšelisitsoe Matlanyane says progress has been made on cleansing up the bleached South African bank notes in the country.

Finance and Development Planning Minister Dr. Retšelisitsoe Matlanyane says progress has been made on cleansing up the bleached South African bank notes in the country. Briefing members of the National Assembly yesterday, Dr. Matlanyane said the Central Bank of Lesotho has since met with their South African counterparts and the Common Monitory Association central banks in February this year. She […]

Minister of Gender and Youth, Sports and Recreation, Hon. Likeleli Tampane says the alarming rate of violence against women and children calls for concern, and she condemns it and calls on men to cease with immediate effect such heinous acts.

Minister of Gender and Youth, Sports and Recreation, Hon. Likeleli Tampane says the alarming rate of violence against women and children calls for concern, and she condemns it and calls on men to cease with immediate effect such heinous acts. Speaking during an event to celebrate King’s birthday held at Lapeng Care Centre, she indicated […]

Speaker of the National Assembly Hon. Sephiri Motanyane says the Minister of Finance Dr. Moeketsi Majoro will deliver 2020/2021 Budget speech in the National Assembly next Wednesday

Speaker of the National Assembly Hon. Sephiri Motanyane says the Minister of Finance Dr. Moeketsi Majoro will deliver 2020/2021 Budget speech in the National Assembly next Wednesday. In his welcoming remarks during the reopening of the National Assembly from the Christmas break on Friday, Mr. Sephiri said the budget speech will be beamed live on […]

Commissioner of Police (COMPOL) Mr. Holomo Molibeli has approached the High Court seeking for review of the decision of the Prime Minister (PM) to retire him.

Commissioner of Police (COMPOL) Mr. Holomo Molibeli has approached the High Court seeking for review of the decision of the Prime Minister (PM) to retire him. Molibeli is, in this application asking the court to set aside the decision and declare it irrational and illegal. Molibeli’s lawyer Advocate Tekane Maqakachane stated that in his letter […]

Litsoane Leads sod Turning for Footbridge Construction

The Minister of Local Government, Hon. Lits’oane Lits’oane has led a sod turning ceremony for the construction of a footbridge at Seliane Primary School in Shalane, Mohale’s Hoek. Hon. Lits’oane applauded the school for acquiring funding from the American Embassy for construction of the footbridge across Shalane River, which he said will enable pupils to […]

Public Works Ready to Demolish Queen II – Hlalele

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport which has been tasked with the responsibility to demolish the ailing Queen Elizabeth II Hospital is ready to do so. Mr. Mothabathe Hlalele, The Principal Secretary (PS) in the said Ministry explained that while the initiative is supported and funded by the Peoples Republic of China that will […]