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Africans do read!

Of the way of the world, many shall spend a large part of their lives trying to figure it out, and the many events that shall come to unfold are

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The beginning of the end for ABC

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Basotho Convention (ABC), the largest political party in Lesotho decided to subject its national chairperson, Motlohi Maliehe, to party disciplinary processes for

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Politicians must stop interfering in allocation of tenders

In his biography of Dr Ntsu Mokhehle, the author Hon Moleleki mentions that there are three categories of rally attendants. The first category he says is of people that go

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The House of Hunger

When people stand in long lines to cast the vote for their party or candidate, it is with the hope that the promises in the lobbying speeches shall actually come

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Long live, live PAC broadcasts!

To see the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in action has been instructional. Many of us until quite recently, had limited knowledge of the role or function of this committee let

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Our troubles are too deep-rooted

Lesotho’s troubles regarding election results started even before the country got its independence. Immediately after the very first democratic elections, held on April 29, 1965, the BCP filed an application

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Work is never play

THE gusts of August shall soon be here starting this week, and the dross from the last seasons shall be swept in the winds that clean the landscape for the

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Corruption is here to stay

The level of perceived corruption in Lesotho is unacceptably high. On the Transparency Corruption Index 2017, Lesotho ranks 74th. This is bad. And it’s made worse by the fact that

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A fish rots from the head

In the late 1950s to the 1960s a number of African countries were involved in a brutal fight for independence. This was a struggle to liberate themselves from European colonialism

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The writer as a vessel

When a revered colleague of mine recently told me in clear terms that, “There are two kinds of people that you don’t mess around with . . . and these