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Potato association on charm offensive

MASERU – Co-op Lesotho and the Potato Lesotho Association (PLA) are on a charm offensive to convince Lesotho’s farmers that they have what it takes to satisfy the local market and

Business

Board committees and their functions

The other committees that the board of directors delegates its oversight roles are the Risk Committee and the Governance and Compliance Committee. I will discuss the functions of these committees

Business

Road works on schedule, says Directorate

MASERU- THE Roads Directorate says the maintenance of the 46.3 kilometers of the A2 road from Mafeteng to Mohale’s Hoek is on schedule. In a press statement yesterday, the Roads Directorate

Local News

The herbal quick fix

MASERU – Wearing a pair of dirty blue jeans and safety shoes and operating from a shack, Thabang Matsoso could easily pass for one of the vagabonds in Maseru’s streets. But

Local News

Restructure NMDS, say youths

MASERU – DISGRUNTLED youths marched to Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s offices on Monday demanding the restructuring of the National Manpower Development Secretariat (NMDS). This followed an announcement by the Minister of

News

ABC kicked out of offices

MASERU-The bitter factional battles within the ruling All Basotho Convention (ABC) have taken a huge toll on the party’s finances.  The party was kicked out of its rented offices at

News

Thabane’s bid to block rally flops

MASERU – THE ANC’s secretary general, Ace Magashule, last week snubbed a request by Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to block a rally organised by Professor Nqosa Mahao’s camp in the Free

News

Too young for motherhood

MOHALE’S HOEK – THE Phamong Health Centre has established a project for mothers-in-law to take the lead in encouraging their teenage daughters-in-law to go back to school. This comes after realising

Insight

Standing up with the oppressed

Let me start my article this week with the most famous Holocaust poem of all time, written by German pastor and Holocaust survivor Martin Niemöller. “First they came for the

Insight

Standing up with the oppressed

From Insight 1 To stand in solidarity for me means standing in the streets with the wool and mohair farmers and the youth. We must stand with the wool and