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Lesotho : SAfrican leaders meet to discuss Lesotho crisis
on 2015/7/4 16:41:45
Lesotho

Click to see original Image in a new windowThe Southern African Development Community have decided to send a team to the Kingdom of Lesotho to investigate the murder of a former military commander

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Lesotho : UN chief alarmed by military takeover in Lesotho
on 2014/9/1 20:33:10
Lesotho

Click to see original Image in a new windowThe United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed deep concern over the military coup in the South African nation of Lesotho, calling on all parties to resolve their differences peacefully.

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Lesotho : Swaziland government re-appoints controversial chief judge
on 2012/6/26 20:23:51
Lesotho

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AFP
Michael Ramodibedi's appointment comes despite a new constitution adopted in 2005 that says only Swazi nationals are eligible for the job from July 26, 2012.

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Lesotho : Lesotho parties accept poll results
on 2012/6/2 17:15:12
Lesotho

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AFP
Leaders of every political party in Lesotho said in a joint statement Friday they had accepted the outcome of last week's closely fought parliamentary election.

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Lesotho : Lesotho premier resigns; could lead opposition
on 2012/6/2 16:57:14
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AP
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The politician who led Lesotho for the last 14 years could soon be leading the opposition after his party failed to win a majority in parliament in weekend elections in this mountainous southern African country.

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Lesotho : Ruling party wins Lesotho vote but will have to share power
on 2012/5/30 15:45:30
Lesotho

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AFP
Lesotho's ruling party won the most votes in weekend parliamentary polls but fell short of the required majority to govern alone and will have to form a coalition, final results showed Tuesday.

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Lesotho : Opposition takes early lead in Lesotho polls
on 2012/5/28 14:44:47
Lesotho

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AFP
Lesotho looked set for its first coalition government after closely fought general elections this weekend, with partial returns Sunday showing that no party would likely win a majority.

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Lesotho : Lesotho votes in tight three-way race
on 2012/5/27 20:12:00
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AFP
Lesotho's one million voters went to the polls Saturday in a tight general election where bitter personal rivalries among the three main party leaders have overshadowed worries about jobs and poverty.

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Lesotho : Call for peace on eve of Lesotho vote
on 2012/5/26 15:01:54
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AFP
African observers Friday called for peace on the eve of Lesotho's hotly contested general elections, while praising the tiny country for a campaign period free of major violence.

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Lesotho : Claims of dirty tricks on final day of Lesotho campaign
on 2012/5/21 19:57:56
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AFP
Thousands of people braved Lesotho's early winter cold Sunday for the final rallies ahead of next weekend's closely fought vote, with the opposition claiming dirty tricks had undercut their turnouts.

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Lesotho : Lesotho holds early voting in fiercely fought elections
on 2012/5/20 18:23:59
Lesotho

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AFP
Lesotho held early voting Saturday, one week before the mostly hotly contested general elections since the 1998 polls that degenerated into looting and sparked a South African intervention.

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Lesotho : Lesotho PM leaves ruling party
on 2012/2/29 19:36:23
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AFP
Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili on Tuesday resigned from the faction-riven ruling party to join a new movement.

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