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M75k for Lesotho citizenship

MASERU-FOREIGNERS applying for Lesotho citizenship will now have to fork out a staggering M75 000, up from M40 000.This is after the Senate passed the Lesotho Citizenship (Amendment of Schedule)

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Basotho want more power to the King

MASERU-TWO-THIRDS of Basotho want elections and Parliament abolished, with King Letsie III assuming all executive powers. That is according to the findings of a survey conducted by Afrobarometer, a non-partisan

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‘Investigate John Xie

MASERU-PARLIAMENT has been asked to investigate John Xie’s role in the government to assess if he did not use his proximity to power to win lucrative government tenders. The Movement

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Judge grants bail to ’Maesaiah

MASERU-HIGH Court judge Justice Thamsanqa Nomncongo says ’Maesaiah Thabane should not be punished merely on the basis of hearsay. Justice Nomncongo said this while granting M10 000 bail to ’Maesaiah who

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Top cop probed over stolen sheep

Maseru-A senior police officer is under investigation for allegedly stealing a sheep when he was still commander of Pitseng Police Station in 2014.The case, RCI 13/ 07/2014, was opened with

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Pneumonia- related deaths spike

 MASERU-THE Ministry of Home Affairs is worried about a sudden upsurge in the number of pneumonia-related deaths at a time when the country is battling to deal with the Covid-19.

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Beer in prison for ’Maesaiah

Maseru-PRISON authorities on Monday seized alcohol that was allegedly going to be delivered to ‘Maesaiah Thabane. The incident happened on the same day ‘Maesaiah was granted bail after spending nearly