Sundowns to launch supporters’ branch

MASERU – Mamelodi Sundowns legend Raphael Chukwu will be the guest of honour when the South African giants launch their Lesotho supporters’ branch next month. The event will be held


Referees still not paid

MASERU – PREMIER league referees and match officials are still waiting for their April and May wages a month after the end of the 2018/19 season. Econet Telecom Lesotho and


BDF XI to grace tournament

MASERU – A-Division side Ketane Football Club will host their Ketane International Pre-Season Soccer Tournament next month at Maputsoe DIFA Ground. One of the competition’s visitors will be Botswana Defence


Nation mourns rugby players

MASERU – Mabote Beavers, the Federation of Lesotho Rugby (FLR) and the entire Lesotho sports fraternity is mourning the tragic deaths of five Mabote Beavers Under-16 players who died in


Fresh faces for CHAN squad

MASERU – Lesotho national coach, Moses Maliehe, has named a provisional 26-man squad for next month’s 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier against South Africa. The first leg will be


Battle over IEC posts

…….. Urgent application to block new commissioners…… MASERU –A fierce legal battle is looming over the imminent appointment of commissioners to run the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC). An investigation by

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Fried with love

…‘Street restaurant’ in midst of Maseru thrives.. MASERU – WHEN his father trekked to South Africa never to return home, the future for Lefanyane Maputsoe seemed bleak. He soon dropped out of


The cost of keeping Thabane and his wife!

Two weeks ago I concluded my column with this statement, “If you think elections are costly, try the cost of being governed by the First Lady. As long as the


Why a GNU is bad for Lesotho

Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) leader, Mothetjoa Metsing, has over the last couple of months been at the forefront in pushing for a Government of National Unity (GNU) in Lesotho.


The questions ‘M’e Keke must answer

Lesotho politicians of latter years are interested in playing to the gallery than addressing burning issues the nation is facing. Every time we go for an election or seem to