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LTV staff grilled

MASERU-THE Lesotho Television is in hot water after broadcasting live footage of a male MP fondling a female colleague last Thursday.The embarrassing footage has been widely shared on social media.

DDPR arbitrators on go slow

MASERU-THE Directorate of Dispute Prevention and Resolution (DDPR)’s arbitrators have embarked on a go slow that has ground labour cases to a halt. That means if you have a dispute

Three lawyers face jail for contempt

MASERU-THREE lawyers who are representing soldiers accused of murder are facing a seven-day jail sentence for contempt of court.High Court judge Justice Charles Hungwe has issued an ultimatum for the

Why Wasco boss was suspended

MASERU-FUTHO Hoohlo, the Wasco chief executive who was suspended this week, had a fallout with Water Minister Nkaku Kabi.The press statement announcing Hoohlo’s suspension did not give details apart from

Minister probes Maseru Dawning again

MASERU-THE government has launched another investigation on Maseru Dawning over its failure to pay wool and mohair farmers, thepost heard this week. The investigation comes a year after Parliament recommended

New Commissioners for the IEC

MASERU-The council of state has appointed the Independent Electoral Commissioners yesterday.The new chairman is Mphasa Mokhochane, the former IEC director of elections. The other two Commisioners are the former rector

Metsing, Mochoboroane to appeal ruling

MASERU-MOTHETJOA Metsing and Selibe Mochoboroane are appealing against last Thursday’s Constitutional Court judgment that they should be charged with treason. The two leaders’ political parties, the Lesotho Congress for Democracy

Prisons to grow own food as hunger bites

MASERU-THE Lesotho Correctional Services (LCS) has ventured into farming to tackle serious malnutrition among prisoners.Justice Minister Professor Nqosa Mahao told a press conference last week that some inmates were malnourished

Knives out for Mofomobe

MASERU-Knives are out for Basotho National Party (BNP) deputy leader Machesetsa Mofomobe. Mofomobe and three other members of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) are said to be attempting to

Recycling garbage

MAPUTSOE-THE Ministry of Local Government and the United Nations International Development Organisation (Unido) have launched a project aimed at minimizing potential injuries or diseases emanating from uncontrolled dumpsite fires and