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Rogue soldier nabbed at border

MASERU-A SOLDIER who had escaped from military detention last Friday was re-arrested on Sunday while trying to escape to South Africa. Police spokesman, Superintendent Mpiti Mopeli, confirmed that Private Moeketsi

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The ‘water snake’ wreaking havoc in Qopo

BEREA-A FIERCE storm that ravaged houses and blew off roofs has ignited superstition in a village where myth is taken as sacred truth. For more than three decades, villagers in

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IEC commissioners won’t be paid

MASERU-THE commissioners of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will not be paid their salaries at the end of the month because their contracts have expired, thepost heard this week. Government

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Family vows to take on Nthane

MASERU-THE family of a man who was allegedly killed by businessman Tšeliso Nthane last week says it is ready to fight for justice. Nthane allegedly shot his driver, Mohapi Mohapi,

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Judge’s appointment faces legal challenge

MASERU-AN attorney who is representing soldiers who are facing triple murder charges says he will challenge in the Constitutional Court the appointment of a Zimbabwean judge to hear the matter.

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Mines commissioner grilled

MASERU-COMMISSIONER of Mines, Pheello Tjatja, was not expecting an easy ride when he stood before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) this week. And indeed he got a rough ride. As

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PAC quizzes ex-police boss

MASERU-FORMER Commissioner of Police Kizito Mhlakaza was this week questioned by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) following allegations he had squandered over M500 000 from the police. The committee summoned

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Chaos at the border

MASERU-The Maseru Border was shut down last night as tensions escalated after the South African police allegedly shot and killed a Mosotho man who was allegedly helping some people to

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Ministers clash

……….Indian businessman, community in row over land……. MASERU-TWO ministers have clashed in a land dispute that is pitting the Hlotse community against a businessman of Indian descent. One minister is

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Bantu in battle cry

MASERU – Econet Premier League champions Bantu say they are ready for battle when they host Nigerian outfit Enugu Rangers in the CAF Confederation Cup at Setsoto Stadium this Sunday. ‘A