Police Interrogates Private Station Presenter.

Media Alert 10 March 2017 Ts’enolo FM, a private radio station in Lesotho, had its political programs radio presenter, Rets’epile Maloi, brought in for questioning by a panel of four officers from Lesotho Mounted Police Service right after his morning program yesterday on the 9th March 2017. The questioning that took more than 2 hoursContinue reading Police Interrogates Private Station Presenter.

Media ordered out of Parliament Press Gallery in Lesotho

Media Alert   1st March, 2017 With the parliament of Lesotho starts deliberation on a motion of no confidence in the Government of Lesotho this afternoon, the media has been moved out from the press gallery. According to journalists at the parliament, a police officer ordered them to the public gallery arguing that media accreditationContinue reading Media ordered out of Parliament Press Gallery in Lesotho

MISA LEsotho Boycotts world Radio Day

Media Release 12th February, 2017 For immediate release MISA Lesotho boycott of World Radio Day in solidarity to the closed radio stations. The Media Institute of Southern Africa Lesotho Chapter (MISA Lesotho) boycotts World Radio Day commemoration planned to take place on Monday, 13th February, 2017. This decision is taken in solidarity to Ts’enolo FMContinue reading MISA LEsotho Boycotts world Radio Day

Closure of Two Private Radio Stations in Lesotho

Media Alert 10th February, 2017 Three days ahead of the commemoration of the World Radio Day on the 13th February, 2017, two locally owned radio stations, Ts’enolo FM (104.6MHZ) and People’s Choice FM (95.6 MHZ) were cut-off air yesterday (Thursday, 09th February, 2017)  by the government of Lesotho. According to the Principal Secretary (PS) ofContinue reading Closure of Two Private Radio Stations in Lesotho

Press release!

For immediate release Date: 19th January, 2017 Media Institute of Southern Africa, Lesotho Chapter (MISA Lesotho) will hold a training workshop on Investigative journalism with amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism. The workshop will be held on Friday the 20th January 2017, from 0900hrs-1600hrs at MISA Lesotho premises, Happyvilla, House 1b, Maseru. The training will beContinue reading Press release!