Blow for John Xie

MASERU-A company linked to John Xie, a controversial businessman, has lost the contract to manage the Lesotho National Convention Centre.This was after the High Court ruled that the Ministry of

News Police boss ‘purges’ critics

 MASERU-COMMISSIONER of Police Holomo Molibeli is allegedly purging the Lesotho

News The death of tourism

MASERU-COVID-19 has hit hard the tourism industry, placing many companies

News Two home affairs officials charged

MASERU-TWO Home Affairs ministry officials appeared before the Maseru Magistrates’

News The mess Thabane left

MASERU-A case in the High Court has brought to the




Minister fires 36 workers

MASERU-SPORTS Minister Likeleli Tampane has fired 36 workers who were hired to prepare for the African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 games. Tampane told thepost that the workers were

Covid-19 stalls economic activity

MASERU-THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) says “economic performance in the second quarter of 2020 has generally been weak” as a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic. In a monetary




Mahlaha speaks out against gender-based violence

MASERU – Likhopo head coach Halemakale Mahlaha has made a plea to Basotho, especially men, to end violence against women and children and protect them instead.Mahlaha said that above being

Africa Trouble in Zimbabwe

The situation in Zimbabwe is tense. There has been a

Africa There is nothing called ‘free aid’

THE shades and the hues of colour at dawn and

Africa 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 They must face the music

Elsewhere in this issue, we run a story of a

Comment Bitter lessons from Covid-19

IF there is anything that this Covid-19 pandemic has brutally

Comment Restrictions must be strictly enforced

PRIME Minister Moeketsi Majoro last weekend announced new tighter restrictions

Comment Right demands at the wrong time

THE Ministry of Health has now confirmed that three people

John is your boss

IT was only a matter of time before John Xie, the de facto Sherriff of Maseru, cooked up another stinker. He has been farting on Basotho for decades. He doesn’t need any