Lesotho: Govt Moves to Gag Media

The government is working on classifying its documents and correspondences and any media organisation which publishes confidential government information will be liable to prosecution, Prime Minister Moeketsi Majoro has said.

Dr Majoro said this in Maseru while addressing the media this week on the outcomes of a four-week induction course for cabinet ministers.

The move has been condemned by Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Lesotho director, Lekhetho Ntsukunyane. Mr Ntsukunyane said it…

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