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MPs want Majoro out

MASERU – PRIME Minister Moeketsi Majoro could face the boot after MPs filed a motion of no-confidence against his government.The motion was filed by Basotho Patriotic Party (BPP) leader, Tefo

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Terene famo gang member shot dead

MASERU – A 47-year-old famo music gang member who defected from the All Basotho Convention (ABC) and joined the Democratic Congress (DC) last year, Nako Motseko, was shot dead on

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Minister bans ‘famo blankets’

MASERU – FIVE people were killed in famo music gang wars in Mokhotlong this week, bringing the total to 15 in just six months.A police sergeant was killed last week

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Hospital workers to sign one-year contracts

MASERU – QUEEN ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital’ employees will sign a transitional one-year contract with the Ministry of Health.This followed the government’s decision to take over operations of the hospital from

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Oxygen crisis hits Queen Mamohato

MASERU – QUEEN Mamohato Memorial Hospital is battling a serious oxygen crisis that has forced the hospital to reserve the commodity for critically ill patients only, thepost heard this week.Sources

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New law to clamp down on floor crossing

MASERU – PARLIAMENT is working on a new law that will give MPs only a 15-day window period to cross the floor during their five-year tenure.The law will also block

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Trapped in loveless, abusive marriages

MASERU – ’MAMAKHETHE Phomane, 53, has a pathological hatred of Sesotho proverbs that, in her opinion, promote the abuse of women in their matrimonial homes.One such proverb is ngoetsi e

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FNB Lesotho launches E-commerce platform

MASERU – THE First National Bank (FNB) Lesotho launched an E-commerce platform yesterday.The platform is aimed at reducing costs associated with running a business especially for Small and Medium Enterprises

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Two BAP activists fight over candidacy

MASERU – TWO senior Basotho Action Party (BAP) activists from Thetsane constituency are at loggerheads over the right to represent the party in next year’s elections.Phakiso Motaung, who defected from

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Hitting the sweet spot

…Qacha’s Nek businessmen’s honey business thrives QACHA’S NEK – Malefane Khamali lives in a hard-to reach mountainous area where public and other essential services are scarce. Yet he couldn’t have