The National Covid-19 Secretariat (Nacosec) says the country is still in a state of the pandemic, despite the expiration last week of the six-month state of emergency that came into force in March. Nacosec CEO Thabo Khasipe provided insight on the progress they are...
The Lesotho National Federation for the Organizations of the Disabled (LNFOD) says it has been waiting for the National COVID-19 Secretariat (NACOSEC) to address its urgent demands, for over a month.  According to LNFOD’s monthly newsletter for September, the organisation met with Nacosec through...
The ministry of health wishes to inform members of the health fraternity that allowances for workers who work under conditions that put them at risk of contracting the Covid-19 virus, are officially out since Friday last week, except for those who experienced delays due to unclear account...
The ministry of health says it has noted the confusion caused by three phases of COVID-19 result updates which were made on September 7, 2020, where the dates appearing on the national updates on Covid-19 status, contradict with the dates appearing on the stamp.
Lesotho continues to register a slight increase in the number of Covid-19 recoveries, with 40 new recoveries having been recorded. According to the ministry of health, out the 87 new tests, 40 are recoveries while 16 are new cases. The ministry does not say...
The United Nations (UN) in Lesotho on Tuesday handed over a shipment of personal protective equipment (PPE) and COVID-19 diagnostics and patient management equipment to the Government of Lesotho through health minister Motlatsi Maqelepo and the National COVID-19 Secretariat CEO, Thabo Khasipe, at the Ministry of health...
Sekhametsi Investment Consortium handed over personal protective equipment (PPE) worth M251 000 to the Lesotho Mounted Police Service last Friday. The director of Sekhametsi Investment Consortium, Matjato Moteane, said after consultations with the Police Commissioner about the police needs, they decided to hand over...
With effect from Monday 24/08/20 Lesotho moves from Level colour orange to purple. This means that reproduction rate has decreased from 2.04% from last month presentation to 1.27 % as according to NACOSEC experts. It is against this background that The...
Lesotho has recorded the highest Covid-19 recovery rate yet, with the number of active cases having dropped by 75. According to the ministry of health, the country’s total Covid-19 cases rose by 43 from 903 to 946 between last Friday and Sunday.
Maseru beauty parlor and salon owners have joined the growing chorus of Basotho business owners demanding that the National Covid-19 Secretariat (Nacosec) categorize them as essential service providers, thereby allowing them to operate during the ‘Orange level restrictions’.  This after police were seen around...