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Ugandan experts to work on new salary structure’

MASERU – THE government has hired experts from Uganda to help work on a new salary and career restructure for teachers. This was revealed by the Principal Secretary for Basic Education,

Local News

Army says media not the enemy

MASERU – THE Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) Deputy Commander, Major General Matela Matobakele says the army should consider the media as front-line partners for development. Maj Gen Matobakele said this in

Local News

Residents march against WASCO

BEREA – ABOUT 400 angry residents from Mapoteng, a small farming town east of Teya-teyaneng, marched to the Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO)’s offices last Friday complaining of poor service

Local News

Smelling good!

ROMA – HER perfumes are some of the newest creations in Lesotho’s untapped cosmetics market. The National University of Lesotho (NUL) educated Selloane Ody Raleting (SOR)’s business creates perfumes simply known

Muckracker

Power is actually sexually transmitted

DESPITE her irritation Muckraker is not about to give up on watching Lesotho TV. The reason: that atrocious little thing of stunning ineptitude can spew rare gems of raucously hilarious

Insight

Watch your words!

Being ordered simply means that one adheres to the set and unsaid rules of individual and community living, it does not have to be mentioned on a regular basis how

Insight

We’ve been condemned to death!

As a society we have accepted certain unusual behaviours as normal way of being or living as Basotho. Mediocrity, substandard, amateurishness, laziness, shabbiness and low-grade has become an integral part

Comment

We’re partners for development

ELSEWHERE in this issue we carry some interesting comments by Lesotho’s deputy army commander Major General Matela Motobakele on the role of the media in a democratic society. We found

Insight

Whither Lesotho’s national reform process?

SOME analysts and many Basotho are increasingly raising questions and concerns about the direction, content, speed, objectives and drivers of the National Reform Process. Their apprehension is understandable, given that

Insight

Review the deployment of teachers

I wish to first make a disclaimer on this piece because I may be a little bit biased. This is because I hold a degree in education and some of