SADC tightens screws

MASERU – SADC has pressured the Lesotho government to reopen parliament. Justice Dikgang Moseneke, SADC’s facilitator in Lesotho, started tightening the screws this week after a meeting with senior government

Local News Ramodibedi dies

MASERU – JUSTICE Michael Mathealira Ramodibedi has died. He was

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News Ministry issues 5 new wool licences

MASERU – THE Ministry of Small Businesses has granted wool

Local News Court Martial president fumes

MASERU – Court Martial President, Brigadier Mabote Sekoboto, on Tuesday




LNOC receives M8m for African Games

MASERU – The government of Lesotho has finally released money for Team Lesotho’s preparations for the 2019 African Games. The continental games are scheduled to begin on Monday in Rabat,

21 Lesotho Freight workers to lose jobs

MASERU – NEARLY half of Lesotho Freight Bus Services workers are set to lose their jobs at the end of the month as the government owned firm battles financial problems.




Vumbukani resigns

MASERU – Standard Lesotho Bank boss, Mpho Vumbukani, has resigned. In a statement released yesterday, Standard Lesotho Bank board of directors said Vumbukani’s resignation will be effective from September 30.

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