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AfricaMetro officially signs a media partnership agreement with EnergyNet Ltd

AfricaMetro officially signs a media partnership agreement with EnergyNet Ltd

AfricaMetro is pleased to announce that is has officially signed a media partnership agreement with EnergyNet Ltd. AfricaMetro will be the official news outlet for Southern Africa Energy and Infrastructure Summit which takes place from the 4th to the 6th of May 2016 in Maputo, Mozambique About EnergyNet For the last 23 years, EnergyNet has […]

Southern Africa Energy & Infrastructure Summit, 4-6 May 2016

Southern Africa Energy & Infrastructure Summit, 4-6 May 2016

For the last 23 years, EnergyNet has worked closely with the governments and pivotal stakeholders of Mozambique, Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Madagascar, Mauritius, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, and Malawi. Regional development is the key to unlocking Africa’s energy investment potential it is with this in mind that EnergyNet are delighted to […]

Time for Visionary Leaders in Lesotho

Time for Visionary Leaders in Lesotho

Almost a month after the release of the report of a Southern African Development Community (SADC) inquiry into political instability in Lesotho, many citizens remain in the dark over both its contents and their implications for the future. Led by Justice Mpaphi Phumaphi of the Botswana High Court, the 10-strong commission was established after a […]

SADC Member Countries’ Contributions Below Expectations

SADC Member Countries’ Contributions Below Expectations

The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)?s national secretary, Beatriz Morais, Tuesday in Gaborone (Botswana) expressed concern at the scarcity of the member states contributions to the budget of the organisation. Speaking on the fringes of the SADC Permanent Committee, Beatriz Morais said that of the Usd 37 million of the budget approved at a Council […]

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa – Statement Following Visit to Lesotho

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa – Statement Following Visit to Lesotho

“We have had fruitful discussions today with His Majesty the King (His Majesty King Letsie III); with Prime Minister (Pakalitha Mosisili) and members of his cabinet, as well as with leaders of the opposition parties here in Lesotho”. “We presented the report of the Facilitation process here in Lesotho, the final report, to his Majesty […]

South Africa’s Vice President sent to Lesotho as political instability mounts

South Africa’s Vice President sent to Lesotho as political instability mounts

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was dispatched to Lesotho as political instability in the mountain kingdom worsened following the killing of a former defense chief. President Jacob Zuma, as head of Southern African Development Community’s peace and defense committee, “has become more concerned about the apparent explosive security situation in Lesotho,” SADC said in […]

U.S. ‘deeply concerned’ after former Lesotho army chief shot dead by soldiers

U.S. ‘deeply concerned’ after former Lesotho army chief shot dead by soldiers

The United States said on Monday it was “deeply concerned” after Lesotho’s former army chief was shot dead last week, an incident that risks sparking instability in a small mountainous kingdom of strategic importance to South Africa. Former Lesotho Defence Force commander Maaparankoe Mahao was shot dead by soldiers in his village home on June […]

Spokesperson Statement On Situation in Lesotho

Spokesperson Statement On Situation in Lesotho

Lesotho has undertaken in recent years a number of significant steps towards strengthening and consolidating governance in the country, thereby overcoming recurrent fragility. Lesotho has successfully held elections that have led to Lesotho’s second coalition government. The recent “Coalition Agreement for Stability and Reform” and the SADC recommendations set out the framework for the government […]

Lesotho opposition leader hiding in Botswana-scared of being assassinated

Lesotho opposition leader hiding in Botswana-scared of being assassinated

Lesotho’s opposition leader has fled the country for the second time in a year, he said Thursday, claiming that he was at risk of assassination after being voted out of power.Thomas Thabane, the former prime minister, travelled to Botswana on Tuesday night in the latest twist to a year of political turmoil for the mountainous […]

Lesotho’s elections to be free and fair says Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane

Lesotho’s elections to be free and fair says Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane

International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane expressed hope on Wednesday that Lesotho’s elections would be free and fair.President Jacob Zuma, as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) organ on politics, defence and security co-operation, constituted the SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM). Nkoana-Mashabane was appointed head of the mission, which would observe the Lesotho general […]

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