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The problem with our MPs

I love newspapers. I read and collect any newspaper that I come across, whether South African or international. I always try to read most of the local newspaper to catch

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This virus is real

WITH effect from 12 midnight tonight, our giant neighbour, South Africa, will be on a 21-day lockdown. All shops and non-essential businesses will grind to a halt. The drastic measure,

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Politicians are cut from the same cloth

There are very few differences in how Lesotho’s politicians conduct themselves and how they conduct their business. In fact our politicians are so similar that I can boldly say “Bapolotiki

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We miss Mosisili’s steadying hand

Prime Minister Thomas Thabane is unfit to hold office. A Prime Minister is supposed to be fundamentally fit — intellectually, morally, temperamentally, and psychologically to hold office. For me, that

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The poetry of Dylan Thomas

It may be that some words by a poet long ago read actually do make sense viewed from the perspective of a pandemic we are now in the throngs of.

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It’s time to bond

YEH, the lockdown has come. It’s serious business. It’s necessary to protect our people. Its impact on the economy will be huge but that can be sorted later when the crisis

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Makae stuck in Switzerland

MASERU-Lesotho cyclist Tumelo Makae is stuck in Switzerland after he was turned away at the airport in Geneva as he tried to board a flight back home. Makae was travelling

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League mulls matches behind closed doors

MASERU-THE Premier League Management Committee (PLMC) chairman Ikarabele Sello has flaunted the possibility of league matches being played behind closed doors as the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues.

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Makha in trouble at Lioli

MASERU-Econet Premier League giants Lioli are set to take disciplinary measures against Tumelo Makha who disappeared from the club on March 11. The Lesotho Under-20 international originally disappeared after Lioli

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Virus may knock out football clubs

MASERU-The outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has had a severe financial impact on local football clubs and they could struggle to pay players if the situation doesn’t change. Football has been