Mahao back at varsity

MASERU – FORMER National University of Lesotho (NUL) Vice-Chancellor, Professor Nqosa Mahao, is going back to his ‘humble beginnings”. From this month Prof Mahao will return to the NUL as

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Mahao camp vows to block conference

MASERU – A SPOKESMAN of the Professor Nqosa Mahao’s faction in the All Basotho Convention (ABC), Montoeli Masoetsa, says his group will block a conference called by their rivals for

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My time at the NUL Innovation Hub

ROMA – BEING a developing country with around 50 percent of people living just above the poverty line, Lesotho has great ambition to improve its education system and to also


Knitting her way to healing

MASERU – AS a lecturer at the Lesotho Agricultural College (LAC), ’Matumane Matela earned a good salary and had a roof over her head. Hers is supposed to be a


Break political stalemate

At the tail-end of 2019, High Court judge, Justice Tšeliso Monaphathi delivered an order that we thought was going to bring finality to a long-running leadership squabble in the All


A new beginning

The giraffe’s head is clear to see in the south-eastern sky at the hour we drifted into the New Year and the new decade. Many of us have made their


An accountant and a crocodile – a short story

“So,” said Jeff, “let’s lighten up. Time for a joke.” “As long,” groaned Thabo, a lecturer in Jurisprudence, “it’s not another lawyer joke.” Jeff passed him the bottle of Scotch.


Bantu on course for league title

MASERU – When Bob Mafoso was appointed Bantu coach at the beginning of the season it was a logical appointment simply because Mafoso had been at the club previously and


Back-to-school tourney set for next week

MASERU – The Annual Back-to-School Tournament aimed at collecting school essentials for under-privileged students is set to kick-off next week. The three-day tournament will feature basketball, netball and volleyball competitions.


Queen wins top US award

MASERU – Lesotho star Boitumelo Rabale has been named the National Junior College Women’s Soccer Player of the Year in the United States after an inspired 2019 season for Lewis