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MSKC wins M900m Polihali contract

MASERU – METSI a Senqu-Khubelu Consultants (MSKC), a joint venture between a Lesotho company and four other South African firms, has won a M900 million contract for the design and supervision

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China to build state-of-the-art hospital in Maseru

MASERU – CHINA has agreed to provide a grant for Lesotho to build a district hospital and an eye clinic in Maseru. Development Planning Minister, Tlohelang Aumane, and Chinese Ambassador, Sun

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Panic over Maseru tap water

MASERU – PANIC hit Maseru after residents discovered bloodworms coming out of their water taps in many parts of the city. The Water and Sewage Company (Wasco) tried to allay the

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Lawyers fight in Chief Justice’s corner

MASERU – FOUR senior lawyers have written to the Law Society of Lesotho asking it to defend Chief Justice Nthomeng Majara who they say has come under a barrage of attacks

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Three top cops block transfer

MASERU – THE High Court has issued a temporary order blocking the police commissioner from transferring three senior police officers. Senior Inspector ’Mabasotho Putsoane, Senior Inspector Lerato Motseki and Superintendent Mohato

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Hold your mouth, Minister tells Maope

MASERU – FOREIGN Affairs Minister Lesego Makgothi says Kelebone Maope, who has been suspended as Lesotho’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), should learn to hold his mouth.

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Maope breathes fire

MASERU – Kelebone Maope, Lesotho’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), is rolling up his sleeves to fight his suspension. Given that Maope is a lawyer, the battle

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Maope fights suspension

MASERU – A legal battle looms between the government and Kelebone Maope, Lesotho’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations (UN).  Maope, 73, was suspended on December 20 for alleged

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NSS agents fired

MASERU – THE National Security Service (NSS) has fired thirty-six agents it says were improperly recruited by the previous government and did not get the required training. The dismissals are with