Mapesela fired

MASERU-Agriculture and Food Security Minister Tefo Mapesela was fired last night.In a brief statement, the Prime Minister’s office said His Majesty King Letsie III had accepted the advice of Prime

News MPs defect to DC

MASERU-THE Alliance of Democrats (AD) is in turmoil after two

News Tsatsanyane, Litjobo in war of words

MASERU-Alliance of Democrats (AD) spokesperson, Thuso Litjobo, cheered as Mokherane

News The rise and rise of Ramela

MAHOBONG-POVERTY has levels. Bishop David Ramella wasn’t poor but wretchedly

News MPs at it again, want two secretaries each

MASERU-BOSOTHO should brace themselves for more bad news from Parliament.The




Upgrade at Bambatha arena nears completion

MASERU-Construction work to upgrade Lesotho football’s headquarters, the Bambatha Tšita Sports Arena, is nearing completion and the project is expected to be finished by the middle of this year.The construction

The chicken feet & head business

MASERU-AS a fulltime housewife, ‘Mamoleboheng Tšolo was dependent on her husband for money. Often the money came with a degree of humiliation.“He would always complain that I was reckless with




Thato: a life well lived

EVERY war has heroes, people who give themselves for the survival of others. Without these heroes a war would consume everything and everyone in its destructive path. But because of

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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

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



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FINANCE Minister Thabo Sophonea last week painted a picture of

Comment Allow judicial process to unfold

SADC envoy to Lesotho, Justice Dikgang Moseneke, recently torched a

Comment Vote them out

WE are not surprised that the controversial decision by MPs

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BY now the experts at the Ministry of Finance must

How to describe a politician

Muckraker has always struggled to find an apt way to describe politicians. She has called them indolent, thieves, robbers and freeloaders.She has called them diapers that should be frequently changed.All