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Inspection in Teyateyaneng District

The Inspection of police cells and government hospitals continued in Teyateyaneng district from the 25th September to the 2nd October  2017. The following places were inspected: This exercise is expected to be continued if funds permit. [Read More]

Stall campaign at Maseru mall

Stall campaign at Maseru mall As it continues with its ongoing outreach campaign, on the 1st September, 2017 the Office of the Ombudsman decided to erect a stall at Maseru Mall to educate and distribute flyers to the public about the Office of the Ombudsman. Four thousand flyers were distributed and questions from the public […] [Read More]

Inspection in Butha-Buthe district

  Pursuant to the Ombudsman Act of 1996: In the exercise of his powers and the discharge of his duties under the Constitution and this Act, the Ombudsman or any officer authorized by him may at any reasonable time and upon sufficient notice to the specified authority concerned- Enter and inspect police, military or prison […] [Read More]

Continuers ‘ Sensitisation of Principal Cheifs around the Country

Continuers ‘ Sensitisation of Principal Cheifs around the Country [Read More]

Back-to-school outreach campaign

The Office of the Ombudsman started the year 2017 with a high note while continuing with their outreach programme. On the 27th January 2017 the staff of the Ombudsman decided to erect a stall at the Makoanyane Square where by people were addressed on the role and functions of the Ombudsman. 9 000 flyer were […] [Read More]

FAREWELL TO THE ASSISTANT TO THE OMBUDSMAN

The Office of the Ombudsman beat fare well to the Assistant to the Ombudsman Ms. Lebohang Ntoampe who left the Office on early retirement on the 31st December 2016.   Ms. N. Toampe served the Office of the Ombudsman from 1997 as a Principal Investigator until when she was promoted to the position of Assistant to […] [Read More]

Sensitisation of Public Servants

The Office of the Ombudsman decided to sensitise public servants around the country as part of its outreach programme. [Read More]

OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN VISIT THE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

The Office of the Ombudsman started to visit educational institutions in the country as part of outreach programme to educate and inform the public about the roles and functions of the Ombudsman.   Questions that were mostly asked during the above presentations   Whether the Ombudsman’s recommendations are binding or not? Why Ombudsmanship in Lesotho […] [Read More]

THE OFFICE THE OMBUDSMAN BIDS FAREWELL TO ITS TWO OFFICERS

The Office of the Ombudsman threw a farewell party to its two officers namely Mrs. Mamotloang Makhetha and Mr. Tseliso Tsenoli who retired in July 2015. Farewell speeches were delivered by the colleagues, Ombudsman, and the retirees. In her speech Mrs. Lebohang Ntoampe (Assistant to the Ombudsman) underscored the fact that the retirees were indeed […] [Read More]

STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN FOR THE PERIOD 2016 – 2020

Following the expiry in 2015 of the first Strategic Plan of the Office of the Ombudsman which covered the period 2009 -2015, developments are at advanced stage for finalization the new one for the period 2016/2020. It is expected that this new strategic plan will be ready for implementation in April, 2016.   [Read More]