Prime minister Mosisili expected ask king to call election as parliament votes in favour of replacing him with a rival.
by Caelainn Hogan
by Fahmida Miller
Africa02 Mar 2015 01:08 GMT
Thomas Thabane's All Basotho Convention party is ahead with wins in 35 out of 80 voting districts, early results show.
Politics01 Mar 2015 12:56 GMT
Thousands queue to cast ballots in hope to end political deadlock after an attempted coup six months ago.
Politics07 Sep 2014 12:15 GMT
Many countries have embraced Western-style democracy but coups and attempted coups still happen.
Politics02 Sep 2014 10:02 GMT
Tom Thabane fled to South Africa on Saturday amid coup rumours, and was set to return to the country to reclaim power.
Politics01 Sep 2014 15:32 GMT
Citizens of the tiny African nation say they're increasingly anxious of the fallout after alleged coup.
Politics31 Aug 2014 16:02 GMT
Deputy prime minister invited for talks after PM Thabane fled amid reports that army had attempted to seize power.
Politics31 Aug 2014 14:13 GMT
Having fled to South Africa, Prime Minister Tom Thabane has accused the military of planning to overthrow him.
Politics31 Aug 2014 03:54 GMT
Prime minister says he is being hunted and that his deputy, who denies apparent coup attempt, may be involved.
Politics30 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Prime Minister, who is currently in South Africa, confirms to Al Jazeera that army has taken over government buildings.
Politics20 Jun 2014 14:53 GMT
Neighbouring South Africa urges political leadership to find amicable solution after PM suspends parliament.
Lesotho23 Jan 2014 12:27 GMT
A legacy of injustice and an under-resourced healthcare system has led to generations of workers becoming gravely ill.
Inside Story30 Jan 2013 13:34 GMT
As Netherlands' Queen Beatrix plans to step down, we examine the pros and cons of maintaining the modern monarchy.
Africa27 Aug 2012 19:09 GMT
Mine reports 13 per cent worker attendance, while President Zuma faces pressure over violence that left 44 people dead.
Business & Economy05 Aug 2012 11:21 GMT
Doctors ride motorcycles for long distances on bad roads to bring better healthcare to villages.
Humanitarian crises17 Jul 2012 11:09 GMT
Five dead after two days of severe weather.
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