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Dairy farmers speak with one voice

MASERU – FOR the first time in many years Lesotho dairy farmers are speaking with one voice. Yesterday farmers from nine districts elected a national committee that will help them fight

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Farmers blast Meraka Lesotho

MASERU – CATTLE farmers and butcheries are not happy with Meraka Lesotho. Their anger is still palpable months after the government banned beef imports and announced that Meraka Lesotho was to

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Three students off to the US

MASERU – THREE students left Lesotho to further their studies in the United States last Friday, thanks to a sponsorship deal from Higherlife Foundation. The three students, Teboho Motselekatse, Lerato Takana

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Ministry in trouble over King’s birthday funds

MASERU – The Ministry of Home Affairs has failed to explain how it spent M2.5 million that was allocated to it for the King’s birthday celebrations for 2014. The coordinator of

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Army wants media trained in ‘conflict management’

MASERU – LESOTHO Defence Force (LDF) deputy commander Major General Matela Matobakele wants journalists included in conflict management training. Maj Gen Matobakele was speaking at the end of a five-day training

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‘Defend refugees’

MASERU – Clara Shungu, now 27, fled political persecution in Zaire, now Congo, together with her family. She was only three. The family then sought asylum in Lesotho. Shungu says leaving

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Why dialogue was postponed

MASERU – JUSTICE Minister, Lebohang Hlaele, says the government had to postpone the political leaders’ dialogue on reforms after the opposition, cultural and business groups demanded to be part of the

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Linking computer systems

ROMA – WHEN it comes to the use of computer systems, large organisations struggle to keep pace. “That is why I am creating a system that assists large organisations to link

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Africans do read!

Of the way of the world, many shall spend a large part of their lives trying to figure it out, and the many events that shall come to unfold are

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Muckraker: The education of Maliehe

YOU cannot teach new tricks to an old dog. So they say. And that is quite true especially for dogs. But old people do learn new tricks. There are old