By Teboho Serutla The Lesotho Planned Parenthood Association (LPPA) in collaboration with the District AIDS Committee (DAC) will host a two-day workshop on prevention and management of early and unintended pregnancy, child marriage and SGBV for Mokhotlong’s Seate community from today. LPPA is a non-profit making organization affiliated to International Planned...
By Kefiloe Kajane The Botswana Nurses Union (BONU) has become the latest organisation to show support to the 346 nurses that were fired by Tṧepong less than two weeks ago. In a correspondence to the Lesotho Nursing Association (LNA), BONU said as a sister country and regional comrades, they stand in...
By Kefiloe Kajane Endometriosis is a disease that affects 11 percent women populations between the ages of 15 to 44. Women who experienced this condition say it is a long unbearable journey. It is a disorder in which tissue similar to the tissue that forms the lining of the uterus grows...
By Kefiloe Kajane The Queen ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital (QMMH) has released a statement attempting to justify the expulsion of 343 nurses who were fired last week. The hospital says, following a long-standing dispute relating to salary disparities between the nursing staff employed by the government of Lesotho and those employed by...
By Neo Kolane Lesotho has set itself an ambitious target of reducing the mortality rate of TB by 75 percent and the overall incidence of TB by 50 percent by 2022. Lesotho is among the countries with the highest TB infections, which is the second leading cause of death. The country...