’Maesaiah case postponed

MASERU – FIRST Lady ’Maesaiah Thabane’s murder case has been postponed to March 17 to give the police time to arrest the remaining suspects. Eight people accused of taking part

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Cannabis firms to lose licences

MASERU – Cannabis firms that haven’t renewed their licences in the past two years are set to lose them as part of measures Health Minister Nkaku Kabi said were meant


Soldier fights for acquittal

MASERU – A defence lawyer representing one of three soldiers accused of killing Lisebo Tang near the home of former army boss, Lt Gen Tlali Kamoli, yesterday applied for the


How the Games deal collapsed

  MASERU – CABINET ministers piled huge pressure on Ministry of Finance officials to approve a flawed and highly risky deal to construct sporting facilities for regional games scheduled for


Businessman guns down rival over sand

MASERU – A BUTHA-BUTHE businessman is facing a murder charge. Matela Mojapela, 60, is accused of shooting and killing his business rival in Butha Buthe on Tuesday after a heated


Rantšo’s bid to block conference fails

MASERU – KEKETSO Rantšo, leader of the Reformed Congress of Lesotho (RCL), has failed to stop a rival faction from holding an elective conference meant to oust her. The conference


3 months ultimatum for Vodacom

MASERU – THE Lesotho Communications Authority (LCA) has given Vodacom Lesotho three months to justify why its licence should not be cancelled. This comes hard on the heels of revelations


Fresh push to oust Thabane

MASERU – PARLIAMENT is set to re-open tomorrow amid a push by the opposition to file a new motion of no-confidence against Prime Minister Thomas Thabane. Also in the line


Red card for Thabane

MASERU – THE All Basotho Convention (ABC)’s national executive committee says the game is up for Prime Minister Thomas Thabane. On Monday the committee passed a resolution to recall Thabane


‘Funds will be found’

MASERU – The Minister of Sports Dr Mahali Phamotse has once again insisted that the government will secure funding for the infrastructure to be used for the upcoming 2020 African