Long walk to school

BUTHA-BUTHE-Lineo wakes up at 5am every week day before walking for three hours to get to school. Like other children in Linakeng, in Butha-Buthe, she returns home late, after another


Driving motoho lovers’ crazy

ROMA-A NEW small-factory has popped up to manufacture Maritšoana, the extremely tasty motoho beverage developed at the National University of Lesotho (NUL) Innovation Hub. Motoho is Basotho’s fermented sour soft


Gloves off in Tsikoane

MASERU-About 75km north of Maseru lies Tsikoane, a constituency that is a microcosm of Lesotho and its attendant challenges.Water is in short supply. Villagers still walk for kilometres to access


Top cop back at work

MASERU-Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Tumelo Moseme is finally back at work after the High Court acquitted him of fraud charges.DCP Moseme was suspended from work almost 10 years ago


The business of mushrooms

MASERU-Studying for a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Business in a country which was still undergoing economic crisis, it was hard to make ends meet for Tshepo Heqoa. Far away


Rugby Giants axed

MASERU-Former Lesotho rugby champions, Rugby Giants, have been axed from the 2021 rugby season after the Federation of Lesotho Rugby (FLR) upheld the club’s suspension for failing to adhere to


Mafoso shines

MASERU-On Sunday, Bantu coach Bob Mafoso marked his 21st league game in charge of the Mafeteng club and his record couldn’t be more impressive.To say Mafoso has met expectations after


Matlama, Bantu maintain perfect starts

MASERU-Matlama and the defending champions Bantu maintained their perfect starts to the Vodacom Premier League season with 1-0 and 2-1 victories over Liphakoe and Manonyane respectively. The matches were played


Seema sacked

MASERU-South African outfit Chippa United have sacked Lehlohonolo Seema and replaced him with Belgian Luc Eymael.On Tuesday, the Premier League Soccer (PSL) outfit suspended Seema pending a hearing which has


The year of many lessons

This has been a year of lessons. A year of ‘mantloane. A year of the Mickey Mouse politics. The year of massive looting, brazen bungling and unbridled monkeyshines. It is