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NUL student wins Tuning Africa competition

ROMA – NATIONAL University of Lesotho (NUL) Economics student, Bohloeki Senyane, has won the Tuning Africa Competition. In the competition were numerous students from 60 African universities. In the end

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Unpacking the great debate on matekoane

NB. l The names matekoane or cannabis will be used interchangeably to depict the plant which forms the subject matter of our discussion. l PS, refers to the Ministry of

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She fought a good fight

MASERU – RARELY has the illness and suffering of one person touched the collective psyche of a whole country. ’Maseabata Khaile, 21, who died two weeks ago after a long

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30 fall in love with Chinese language

MASERU – IT is a language that is spoken by over a billion people, a fifth of the world’s total population. Learning how to speak Mandarin Chinese will help one

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Kamoli fights for bail

MASERU – AN attempt to have Prime Minister Thomas Thabane cross-examined in Lt Gen Tlali Kamoli’s bail application flopped on Tuesday. Thabane, Public Service Minister Thesele ’Maseribane, former police commissioner

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Old wounds refuse to heal

Grannies burst into tears as they relive abductions, forced marriages LERIBE – Hurdled in a school hall to watch a documentary film, a group of grannies burst into tears. “Why

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‘Silly’ victims

…women dig deep to justify why husbands should beat them LERIBE – AS Lesotho struggles to end domestic abuse and gender-based violence, male perpetrators are finding an unlikely defender for

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Committee to probe MPs fracas

MASERU – PARLIAMENT this week set up a committee to investigate the disturbances that took place in the House last Friday. Malingoaneng MP, Serialong Qoo, who is the spokesperson for

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Four soldiers charged with murder

MASERU – FOUR soldiers appeared before the Mafeteng magistrate’s court yesterday charged with murder of three civilians. Second Lieutenant Nyakane, Private Sebilo, Private Makoae and Private Tlakeli were arrested on

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Tšepong on charm offensive

MASERU – QUEEN ’Mamohato Memorial Hospital, a state-of-the-art medical facility in Maseru, has a huge reputational problem. Ever since it opened its doors to the public six years ago, that