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Sky Battalion sign Mat’soele from Liphakoe

Maseru – Sky Battalion general manager Samuel Phulane has lauded the signing of Thabo Matšoele from Liphakoe.  The striker has joined the Vodacom Premier League new boys on a free

Sports

Giants Rugby are back

Maseru – Lesotho national rugby coach Roy Nyasha Zhou has welcomed Giants Rugby back with open arms after the club and Federation of Lesotho Rugby (FLR) smoked the peace pipe

Local News

Litjobo says won’t back down

MASERU – THUSO Litjobo says the raid on his home and his arrest on Sunday shows that the police have become “tools” for politicians.  Litjobo says there is an indication

Local News

Villagers fight councillor over M10

MOHALE’S HOEK – A councillor in Qaqatu has come under fire from villagers for allegedly charging them for free government services.   ’Manthabiseng Pata, councillor for Maphutseng and Phamong villages, is

Local News

Political instability ‘sabotaged’ alcohol policy

MASERU – POLITICAL instability has ‘sabotaged’ the finalisation of the national alcohol policy new has been in the marking for the past three year.  This is according to Blue Cross

News

From initiation school to the pulpit

MASERU – WHEN the subject of a general amnesty is brought up during our interview, Dickson Monaheng, speaks passionately about the need for “forgiveness”. Monaheng, who served as mayor of

Local News

Villagers fight over food

BEREA – VILLAGERS in Marabeng are up in arms against the Berea district Disaster Management Authority (DMA) for using what they claim is a “wrong criteria” to select beneficiaries for

Insight

Sejanamane’s obsession with the collapse of the Lesotho government

FOR some time now I have been responding to Professor Mafa Sejanamane’s distorted analyses on the politics of Lesotho. It is sad that more often than not, one finds himself

World

Everybody take a valium

When Napoleon invaded Russia in 1812, he took more than half a million troops with him, and he still lost. When Hitler invaded the Soviet Union in 1941, he used

Comment

Repeal criminal defamation laws

WE note with concern last Sunday’s arrest, detention and alleged harassment of firebrand Alliance of Democrats (AD) youth league leader Thuso Litjobo by unidentified men. The arrest came after he