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Netcare Disputes Oxfam Report Over Costs of Hospital in Lesotho
Netcare Ltd. (NTC) , a private hospital operator in South Africa and the U.K., said its venture in Lesotho was a “success story” after an Oxfam report alleged it was draining the country’s health resources.(4/22/2014 6:30:06 PM)
S.Africa and Lesotho move forward on mega water project
Maseru (Lesotho) (AFP) - South Africa and Lesotho ceremonially launched Thursday the second phase of a massive water transfer project, their biggest joint infrastructure investment. Work on the 14-billion-rand ($1.3-b illion, 950-million-euro) second phase of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project is expected get underway next month with the construction of a 155-metre (508-foot) high Polihali Dam ...(3/27/2014 3:26:13 PM)
South Africa: Foreign Stars Win Two Oceans Marathon
[SA Info]Lesotho's Lebenya Nkoka and Russian Nina Podnebesnova won the 45th edition of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon in cool and windy conditions in Cape Town on the Easter weekend.(4/22/2014 8:30:44 AM)
South Africa to Boost Water Supply 50% From Mountainous Lesotho
South Africa and Lesotho began work today on the second phase of a project that will boost the water the continent’s biggest economy gets from the landlocked mountainous kingdom by 50 percent in eight years.(3/27/2014 8:29:12 AM)
Prince Harry to host Sentebale's 10th birthday party
Prince Harry is gearing up to host a fun-filled 10th birthday party for his charity Sentable...(4/24/2014 8:06:36 AM)
Lesotho's top judge loses bid to stall probe
Five judges have said a tribunal to investigate if Judge Michael Ramodibedi should be impeached was fair.(4/10/2014 6:10:48 PM)
Misa condemns ban on Lesotho journalists
The Media Institute of Southern Africa has criticised a court interdict banning three Lesotho journalists from practising their craft.(4/17/2014 1:53:48 PM)
Lesotho: Public-Private Partnership Hospital 'Sapping Budget'
[IPS]Washington -The world's first hospital to be built and run in a developing country under a public-private partnership is taking up more than half of the health budget in Lesotho, according to new estimates, diverting resources from populations outside of the capital.(4/8/2014 7:12:16 AM)
Lesotho: Dark Day for Women's Rights in Lesotho
[SALC]Johannesburg -Lesotho’s highest court today struck a serious blow against women’s rights and gender equality by upholding a discriminatory section of the Chieftainship Act, which denies daughters the right to succeed to chieftainship solely due to their gender.(4/21/2014 5:12:40 AM)
Opening of the Herd Boy school in Lesotho – in pictures
Sentebale provides healthcare and education to the vulnerable children of Lesotho, a landlocked mountainous kingdom within the borders of South Africa(4/24/2014 11:51:19 AM)
Source: Yahoo