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Rescue the ‘noble profession’

I have been told that before the establishment of the National Teachers Training College (Currently Lesotho College of Education) there were several teacher training colleges run by the churches such

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Taming the ‘maths monster’

MASERU – ’MAKHOTSO Lecheko knows that to land a highly rewarding career, her daughter will need Mathematics. So when her 12-year-old daughter Khauhelo showed signs of struggling with the subject during

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‘All I want is to help farmers’

THE wool and mohair sector has become a political and legal battlefield in the past few weeks. The Lesotho National Wool and Mohair Growers Association (LNWMGA) accuses the government of

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Bungling firm wins contract to fix road

MASERU – THE government spent an additional M83 million to repair a rural road severely damaged just six months after construction on a budget of M162 million. That’s according to the

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Mine chaos will rock investor confidenceMine chaos will rock investor confidence

MASERU – MINES Minister Keketso Sello should be having a pounding headache because of the chaos that has engulfed the mining sector. For months now Sello has been dealing with disturbances

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Workers want Rantšo fired

MASERU – WORKERS urged Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to fire Labour Minister Keketso Rantšo whom they accuse of taking sides with employers. Hundreds of workers who marched from Pope John Paul

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Public works PS investigated

MASERU – PUBLIC Works principal secretary Mothabathe Hlalele is being investigated by the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO). The DCEO spokeswoman ’Matlhokomelo Senoko confirmed to thepost that Hlalele is

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LAA boss suspended

MASERU – THE Land Administration Authority (LAA) Chief Executive Officer Mahashe Chaka has been suspended, thepost heard last night. The suspension, which was with effect from May 8, will run for

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Soldier refuses to reveal intelligence structure

MASERU – SERGEANT Hashe yesterday stunned the Court Martial when he refused to disclose the structure of the Military Intelligence (MI) within the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF). This was after the

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Makgothi launches national dialogue project

MASERU – FOREIGN Affairs Minister Lesego Makgothi says it is time to stand up and rectify the mistakes that have led the country into political turmoil for decades. Makgothi was speaking