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The toxic business of stone!

Senate Sekotlo LEKOKOANENG When it is spring with the wind blowing fiercely in her village of Lekokoaneng, ’Mabaeti Motlamelle becomes extremely agitated. Her biggest gripe is the huge amount of

Sports

Sundawana sign Ghana duo

Luciah Phahla MASERU Vodacom Premier League side Sundawana have made the first splash of the transfer window by completing the signings of Ghana duo Norman Kumatse and Ernest Antwi. Kumatse,

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Police probe doctor’s death

Rapelang Mosae MASERU   THE police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the tragic death of Dr Makoae Taoana last Wednesday. Dr Taoana’s Mercedes Benz vehicle was burnt to

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Coalition youths split

Rapelang Mosae  MASERU   A nasty rift has emerged among youth leaders of parties in the coalition government over a planned protest against United States Ambassador Matthew Harrington. Youth leaders

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Blanket amnesty

Rapelang Mosae THE government of Lesotho recently released a statement on its stance on the findings and recommendations of the SADC Commission of Enquiry. The statement was particularly detailed and

Sports

Lesotho’s own ‘Durban July horse race’

Luciah Phahla SEMONKONG   DUST billows as stallions gallop through the roars of exultant men and ululating women. Each is cheering for their favourite jockey. This is not the internationally

Sports

2016/17 Vodacom Premier League first round fixtures

Week 1 Saturday, 27 August Lioli vs. LMPS (15:00, Setsoto Stadium) Kick4Life vs. Likhopo (15:00, Maseru) Linare vs. Sky Battalion (15:00, Maputsoe DiFA Stadium) Sunday, 28 August LDF vs. Sundawana

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Window of opportunity for Lesotho

PRIME Minister Pakalitha Mosisili this week officially opened a two-day technical workshop on security sector reforms in Maseru. The workshop was facilitated by SADC special envoys. In our opinion, the

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The draining of Lesotho

…. How did a small mountain Kingdom once rich in water end up parched?   Devon Haynie MASERU   Juliette Letotokoto, a recently widowed farmer, stands on her small plot

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Top clubs battle for Alliance Winter Challenge trophy

Luciah Phahla Maseru   The Alliance Winter Challenge is this weekend’s main attraction with four top-flight clubs set to battle it out for gold at Setsoto Stadium. The four teams