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Bank addresses wool farmers’ concerns

Bank addresses wool farmers’ concerns

Africa-Press - Lesotho. After an outcry that left wool and mohair farmers in Mokhotlong particularly complaining about delay in payment processes, Standard Lesotho Bank...
Bank reacts to Auditor-General’s findings

Bank reacts to Auditor-General’s findings

Africa-Press - Lesotho. Standard Lesotho Bank (SBL) has reacted to the recently published report of the Auditor-General (AG) that the bank has failed to...
Lesotho Nun conserves biodiversity through beekeeping

Lesotho Nun conserves biodiversity through beekeeping

Africa-Press - Lesotho. In the rural district of Mafeteng, Lesotho, lies a small village called Motsekuoa, where the Convent of the Handmaids of Christ...
Greenhouse farming in Lesotho yields food for a community in need

Greenhouse farming in Lesotho yields food for a community in need

Africa-Press - Lesotho. Faced with reduced acreage for farming because of the surrounding mountains and unpredictable weather conditions, Sr. Cecilia Sekhopha turned to greenhouse...
amaBhungane | SA businessman Majola's liquidated company wins disputed Lesotho airport tender

amaBhungane | SA businessman Majola’s liquidated company wins disputed Lesotho airport tender

Africa-Press - Lesotho. South African businessman Thulani Majola, who is well connected to politicians on both sides of the Lesotho border, won a controversial...
Bacha project chips away jobless rate

Bacha project chips away jobless rate

Africa-Press - Lesotho. Since the introduction of the Bacha Entrepreneurship Project in 2014, to this day a good number of business start-ups are still...
Maseru generates about half of Lesotho’s annual GDP: new report

Maseru generates about half of Lesotho’s annual GDP: new report

Africa-Press - Lesotho. Anew report for the first time reveals that Lesotho's capital city Maseru, which accounts for only 17 per cent of the...
Blow for Akani

Blow for Akani

Africa-Press - Lesotho. A company fighting for a contract to manage Lesotho’s biggest pension fund paid bribes to win a similar contract in South...
We’ll ban import of agric products, says RFP

We’ll ban import of agric products, says RFP

Africa-Press - Lesotho. THE Revolution for Prosperity (RFP) says it might consider banning the importation of agricultural products from South Africa to promote the...
Nedbank invests M2 billion in tech

Nedbank invests M2 billion in tech

Africa-Press - Lesotho. In a move to keep up with the latest technologies, Nedbank group is investing heavily in technology with the commercial banker...