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‘Forced’ insurance policy angers soldiers

MASERU – THERE is simmering discontent within the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) after the army allegedly ordered soldiers to take up insurance policies with the Lesotho National Insurance Group (LNIG), thepost

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Boost for CSOs

MASERU – THE European Union (EU) on Friday gave a grant of M65 million to strengthen civil society organisations (CSOs) in Lesotho. The EU Ambassador Christian Manahl said providing a voice

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Clerics clash over control of diocese

MASERU – DAGGERS are drawn between two senior Anglican Church of Lesotho (ACL) clerics over the control of the diocese. The nasty fight between the head of the Anglican Diocese of

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Top education unit official ‘jailed’

MASERU – A SENIOR official in the Education Facilities Unit, ’Maliteboho Makhoali, was on Tuesday slapped with a one year prison term or pay a fine of M1 000 for misleading

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Bank launches loan scheme for civil servants

MASERU – Standard Lesotho Bank on Tuesday launched personal loan scheme for civil servants. The bank and the government signed the Memorandum of Understanding during the launch. The bank’s Head of

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In the house of death

MASERU – When Dr Lefatle Phakoana was growing up, he could not have imagined that he would one day work with blood, let alone dead bodies. The mere sight of blood

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Two soldiers grilled

MASERU – POLICE have quizzed two soldiers in connection with the shooting and injuring of two members of Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s VIP protection unit in 2015. The names of the

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Thetsane raided

MASERU – HEAVILY armed police officers raided the home of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Advocate Leaba Thetsane KC, on Tuesday and seized his official vehicle. The Principal Secretary in

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Matlama takes on Kick4Life in LNIG Top 8

MASERU – Lesotho’s football giants avoided each other in yesterday’s draw for the 2018 Lesotho National Insurance Group (LNIG) Top 8 quarter-finals. The draw was held at Bambatha Tšita Sports Arena

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Bantu prays for miracle in Mbabane

MASER – Bantu coach James Madidilane was left to rue mistakes after ‘A Matšo Matebele’ were battered 4-2 by Mbabane Swallows in the first leg of the sides’ preliminary CAF Champions