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A deadly cycle of generational poverty

…Early marriage, no schooling, no jobs as poverty digs in… MAFETENG -Had the government acted a little earlier to open the doors to primary school to all children free of

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Trapped in the clutches of poverty

LERIBE – The migrant workers who used to oil Boribeng village with South African rands are growing old – and the village is reeling. For some children, education could be

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Habitat, US Embassy rallies behind orphans’ cause

BEREA– ORPHAN care is not about someone doing everything, but about everyone doing something. This was manifested last Friday when Habitat for Humanity Lesotho, with help from the US Embassy,


Teachers’ union ‘sell-outs’ fired

MASERU – TEACHERS’ associations at district level this week turned against their national interim committee for allegedly “selling out” after they agreed with the government to suspend their strike. The

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Metsing sells GNU idea again

MASERU – Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) leader, Mothetjoa Metsing, says he recently met with Deputy Prime Minister Monyane Moleleki to push the idea of a Government of National Unity.


Meat traders want Phori taken to task

MASERU – THE Meat Traders Lesotho, an association of butcheries, wants Parliament to take to task Small Business Minister Chalane Phori after he allegedly refused to open up the borders


Current global trends in corporate governance

Corporate governance is evolving rapidly the world over. It’s therefore very important that the governing boards keep track of the developments in corporate governance to ensure that investors do not


Ex-Amajita boss to coach Likuena

MASERU – Former South Africa Under-20 coach Thabo Senong has been lined up to take over as coach of Lesotho’s national team, Likuena. Sources say LEFA and Senong already have


Notši’s illustrious record

MASERU – Leslie Notši’s record as Lesotho’s national team coach remains unblemished. Last month, the Lesotho Football Association (LEFA) technical director was drafted in to lead Likuena on a temporary


Sechele goes for gold

MASERU – Lesotho triple jump star Lerato Sechele is aiming for gold at the 2019 African Games in Rabat, Morocco. Sechele leaves for the continental showpiece today along with the