(From Mopheme / The Survivor (Lesotho) - AAGM)
Byline: Thabo Thakalekoala
Lesotho ranks 4th amongst countries worst hit by HIV/AIDS in the world
The current famine in Lesotho is further compounded by HIV/AIDS as many young and able-bodied people who cultivate the fields succumb to HIV/AIDS -related complications.
According to the United Nations Resident Representative, Scholastica Kimaryo the current famine which has left many families destitute has an incestuous link with the high prevalence of HIV/AIDS which has put Lesotho amongst the top four countries worst affected by the pandemic in the world.
She pointed out that the serious food shortage in the …