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Mosito’s lawyers attack Mosisili

Staff Reporter MASERU A team of lawyers representing suspended Court of Appeal President Justice Kananelo Mosito have accused Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili of abusing his power and persecuting the judge.

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Proposed power tariff hike irks textile firm

Rose Moremoholo MASERU   A textile company, NienHsing Group, says a 25.4 percent tariff hike proposed by the Lesotho Electricity Company (LEC) will knock off their market competitiveness as they

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Blow for Maseru businesswoman

Staff Reporter MASERU BUSINESSWOMAN Leonia Mosothoane’s attempt the block the Ministry of Police from awarding a M7 million uniform tender to two companies suffered a blow yesterday after the High

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Lawyer up for fraud

  Staff Reporter MASERU ATTORNEY Khotso Nthontho has been slapped with an additional charge of fraud related to the manner in which he represented one of the 23 soldiers accused

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MP lashes IEC over boundaries

  Staff Reporter MASERU A Democratic Congress (DC) party MP has accused the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) of manipulating electoral boundaries to give unfair advantage to some parties. Semano Sekatle,

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Debts hamper wasco progress

Rose Moremoholo MASERU THE Water and Sewerage Company (Wasco) says it is saddled by huge debts that have hampered its service delivery and operations. The debts are in the form

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The story of guns

MASERU “A gun in the eyes of a Mosotho, being the most valuable article he possesses, and the possession of which he considers it his duty to retain at any

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Central Bank Hikes interest rates

  MASERU THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) this week increased its interest rate by 25 basis points from 6.75 percent to 7 percent, a move likely to force commercial

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‘We are producing too many teachers’

  Staff Reporter MASERU EDUCATION Minister Mahali Phamotse says Lesotho’s tertiary institutions are churning out too many teachers leaving most of them without jobs. Phamotse told Parliament last week that

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Task-force set up to deal with famo killings

  Justice Maqelepo TOURISM Minister Likeleli Tampane yesterday condemned the famo music gang killings in Parliament, barely a week after yet another man was killed in Ha-Matala in Maseru. The