‘More power to the King’

MASERU – As the nation is still coming to terms with the death of three senior military officers in what represents yet another episode in Lesotho’s political upheaval, questions have

News When marriage is made in ‘hell’

MASERU – It was a marriage made in hell. Mpho got

News Former PS charged with fraud

MASERU – FORMER Principal Secretary for the Ministry of Social

News Meeting with exiled leaders flops

MASERU – A MEETING that had been scheduled between the




Bantu, LDF rekindle rivalry

Maseru – Econet Premier League log leaders Bantu will rekindle their rivalry with Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) on Saturday at the Maputsoe DiFA ground. The match will be part of a

The lioness of Africa

MASERU – GROWING up in Mafeteng, a small dusty town 80km south of Maseru, Alicia Motšoane found business exciting. And so after school, she would buy second hand clothes from




Africa keep on moving

The recurring image of the bus as a universal motif

Africa Adult Supervision

Here’s the scenario. Late one evening Donald Trump is watching

Insight we talk more and do less

I use the 4th October each year to look back into

Africa What nature teaches us

Ants should have a special place reserved for them everywhere



Comment Two sides must find each other

AS reported elsewhere in this newspaper, SADC has implored the

Comment Stop the mess

LESOTHO’S judiciary has over the years hogged the limelight for

Comment Take Amnesty criticism on the chin

WE are not surprised that the government has reacted angrily

Comment Army must respect human rights

FIVE Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) soldiers were this week charged

Goodbye Talla, welcome Qoo

MUCKRAKER will terribly miss Motsamai Talla, the garrulous radio presenter who has now joined the diplomatic corps. Talla was a special breed of presenters who could conjure something outrageous and