The present Lesotho, then called Basutoland, emerged as a single polity under King Moshoeshoe I in 1822. Moshoeshoe, a son of Mokhachane, a minor chief of the Bakoteli lineage, formed his own clan and became a chief around 1804. Between 1821 and 1823, he and his followers settled at the Butha-Buthe Mountain, joining with former adversaries in resistance against the Lifaqane associated with the reign of Shaka Zulu from 1818 to 1828.
The fare from this rank to the four border posts into Lesotho – Maseru, Wepener, Ficksburg and Butha-Buthe – is R280... Madonsela laments the myriad reasons his association is seeing a decreasing number of passengers, chief among which is “social media, which fuels a lot of misinformation about the opening and closing of borders in Lesotho”.
“People are sending their tributes on social media platforms from WhatsApp statuses to Facebook, Instagram and Twitter in mourning their legend,” said Zimoyo. Lesotho-based arts correspondent Silence Charumbira said Soul Jah Love became the “voice of the ghetto youth” in Zimbabwe...Media strategist Peter BaSkye Tanyanyiwa wrote on Facebook.
This is particularly the case for the right to freedom of expression and the media sector ... As part of the research, we surveyed journalists working on various media platforms, media owners, media experts in civil society and academics in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe ... Media sustainability.
It is the first film from Lesotho, made by Mosotho film-maker Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese. The film is produced by Urucu Media, the talented South African team behind the hugely successful 2017 drama Inxeba (The Wound) ... The visually striking drama, set in the mountains of Lesotho, ...
Zimbabwe and Lesotho are also in the process of introducing new social media controls ... From Lesotho to Kenya and Egypt, new social media regulations that have been passed or currently being considered mark a retrogression to the repression of freedoms and limitations to the dissemination of information that shaped the pre-social media era.
He was not been identified in the South African media in terms of a court order ... The real problem appears to be Lesotho ... While the Bantustans in South Africa were dismantled and the land handed over to ANC-supporting tribal chiefs, Lesotho and Swaziland somehow never caught the attention of the international Anglophone media.
INTERNATIONAL - Lesotho’s government is seeking to regulate online behaviour with a law compelling social-media users to obtain a so-called internet broadcasting allowance, as unease about digital platforms grows in some African countries... The MediaInstitute of Southern Africa ...
IndependentMedia has learnt that Alhameli was detained at the airport for over four hours ... Independent Media has seen Alhameli's passport ... Startlingly, an official document seen by Independent Media, Dirco provided permission for Alhameli and three others to travel to Lesotho on a one day trip.
Health MinisterZweli Mkhize on Saturday held a virtual press briefing to answer questions from the media. Lesotho nationals on chronic medication who are unable to go home due to the lockdown - some who are HIV positive - say they are unable to get ARVs in SA because of the different regimens in the two countries ... We really discourage smoking ... IOL .