Prison warder in trouble

MASERU – A prison warder who testified against his bosses after he was summoned by the Ombudsman is now in serious trouble. Sergeant Tsepa Mpapea is now facing disciplinary charges for

News Putting a stop to child marriages

MOHALE’S-HOEK – Mafungwashe Phikanelanga, a 19-year-old, has no doubt her current

News Gospel artist faces rape charge

MASERU – HE sings about God and repentance. Yet some of

News The heroes rolling back AIDS

Health-care volunteers provide services in hard-to-reach districts……………… MOHALE’S HOEK – Lesotho’s

News Maliehe promises to ‘check the books’

BOTHA-BUTHE – CONTROVERSIAL MP for Butha-Buthe, Motlohi Maliehe, this week promised




New coach for Lioli

MASERU – Econet Premier League giants Lioli are close to announcing a new coach to take over from Morena Ramorebodi who has since returned to South Africa. According to the club’s

When the lionesses of Africa roar!

MASERU – Thinking outside the box. That has been the key to success over the years for ’Matokelo Seturumane, the Managing Director of Thaba-Bosiu Risks Solutions. From a mere claims clerk,




Credit scheme gives nod to 67 businesses

MASERU – THE government-backed credit guarantee scheme targeting young entrepreneurs has approved 67 businesses. The total loans given to these businesses amount to M10 247 675, with the maximum amount of

Africa There is nothing called ‘free aid’

THE shades and the hues of colour at dawn and

Insight Imperatives of professionalizing public service

Continued from last week……. Prevalence of Political Patronage in Lesotho

Africa Why Zuma’s ouster is good for Lesotho

While the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National



Comment Avert teachers’ strike

THE government could face yet another headache after the three

Comment End paralysis in justice sector

THE strike action by magistrates last week resulted in the

Comment There must be consequences

ELSEWHERE in this issue we carry yet another shocking story

Comment Change course or we sink

THE government’s finances are in a mess with fears that