Fried with love

…‘Street restaurant’ in midst of Maseru thrives.. MASERU – WHEN his father trekked to South Africa never to return home, the future for Lefanyane Maputsoe seemed bleak. He soon dropped out of

Local News Mahao wants Thabane jailed

MASERU – THE Mahao faction of the All Basotho Convention

News Gunmen storm ABC offices

MASERU – SIX men clad in SWAT team attire and

Local News Leposa to march over salary hike

MASERU – THE Lesotho Police Staff Association (Leposa) says police

News When a relative loses it

…Mohlomi battles to cope with huge influx of patients… MASERU




Lioli to elect new NEC

TEYA-TEYANENG – Econet Premier League giants Lioli held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday to present the report about the overall performance of the club’s administration and technical departments

Workers feel the heat

MASERU – LESOTHO’s economic instability has negatively affected consumers, financial institutions and industry in general, a situation that could result in retrenchments amid already high unemployment. The failure by the




Mosito to fight back

MASERU – COURT of Appeal President Justice Kananelo Mosito will tell Prime Minister Thomas Thabane that he has no qualms relinquishing his job at the National University of Lesotho (NUL)

Insight 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

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 Why a GNU is bad for Lesotho

Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) leader, Mothetjoa Metsing, has over

Comment Kicking the can down the road

Parliament is set to adjourn until September 13 this year

Comment A very uncouth public spat

THE public fallout between Defence Minister Tefo Mapesela and senior

Comment Shake up education sector

ELSEWHERE in this edition, we carry a story explaining why

The dead donkey

THE Dakota Indians in the United States have always known that when your donkey is dead the best strategy is to dismount. The trouble with politicians in Africa, especially in