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Government pledges to pay farmers

MASERU – THE government has pledged to settle its debt to beans and maize farmers it owes M8 million.The Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office, Kemiso Mosenene, made the promise

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Brewing solutions to hunger

MASERU – The Maluti Mountain Brewery (MMB) will this year help villagers in Ha-Makhalanyane to produce maize for household consumption.The company signed an agreement with the Ha-Makhalanyane community on Tuesday.

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Vodacom launches health service

MASERU – VODACOM Lesotho has partnered with Mondia to provide maternal health services across the country.The service starts this month, under Vodacom’s Mum and Baby health and wellness brand focusing

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Rapapa fumes over rejection of Bills

MASERU – COMMUNICATIONS Minister, Sam Rapapa, says there is something sinister with the way MPs rejected four bills he recently brought to parliament.Rapapa, who is also chairman of the fractured

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Tampane wants murderers hanged

MASERU – GENDER Minister Likeleli Tampane says she is itching to see the death penalty carried out in Lesotho.Tampane spoke in the wake of the latest murder of a Leribe

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Lesotho’s own crunchy crackers

ROMA – KAMOHELO Pakela, a National University of Lesotho (NUL) student, is producing crunchy corn crackers which have become a delight for both the young and old.The crispy delicious crackers

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From hotel waiter to tourism boss

MASERU– AFTER decades on the same job, Thabang Kokome at one time thought being a hotel waiter was his calling. That was until a group of tourists inadvertently pointed him

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Pushing a ‘Basotho first’ strategy

BUTHA-BUTHE – BEING a cabinet minister is far from Moshe Leoma’s childhood dreams. Growing up a taekwondo player and trainer at Lesotho Higlands Project Contractors (LHPC) facility, Leoma’s ambition was

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The pressure is intense, says Manyokole

MASERU – Suspended anti-corruption unit boss, Attorney Mahlomola Manyokole, says he has been subjected to intense pressure by a tribunal that is investigating if he is still fit to remain

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Defections rock BNP

MASERU – VUYISILE Nonono, a Sebapala constituency’s Basotho National Party (BNP) candidate, who contributed eight percent of votes to the party in the 2017 election, has defected to the Alliance