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BNP to seal Leuta’s fate

Staff Reporter MASERU THE Basotho National Party (BNP) will decide the fate of its secretary general, Lesojane Leuta, within the next few days. The party’s disciplinary committee is finalising its

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A miniature expo into the food industry

Own Correspondent ROMA TOO sweet, too salty, overcooked, undercooked… these are some of the remarks that kept fourth year National University of Lesotho (NUL) BSc Consumer Science and Nutrition students

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We’ve nothing to celebrate: Theko

Justice Maqelepo MASERU THE Principal Chief of Thaba-Bosiu, Khoabane Theko, says Lesotho has nothing to show for its 50 years of independence. Chief Theko was speaking in the Senate during

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Pig abbatoir on the cards

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU GOVERNMENT plans to build a pig abattoir in Khubetsoana during the course of this year, according the Ministry of Small Business Development, Cooperatives and Marketing. The ministry’s

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Metsing queries exiled MP salaries

Staff Reporter MASERU DEPUTY Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing says the government is flouting the law by continuing to pay salaries to three opposition leaders who fled the country last year.

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Youths want Kamoli out

’Makhotso Rakotsoane MASERU THE All Basotho Convention (ABC) youth league yesterday appealed to the African Union (AU), the European Union (EU) and the United States government to exert pressure on

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Central Bank, Private sector move to ease access to finance

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU SOON you might be able to use your cow, sheep, laptop, couch or mobile phone as collateral for a business loan. That is if the Central Bank

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Botho University spreads its wings to Lesotho

Rose Moremoholo MASERU BOTHO University vice-chancellor Sheela Raja Ram on Monday said the university is unique because of its small size and the methods they use to teach their students.

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DCEO investigates M40m fertilizer deal

Staff Reporter MASERU THE Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO) has started investigation into how Hippo Transport got M40 million tender to supply fertilizer to Ministry of Agriculture. The

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Setipa, PS relations sour

Staff Reporter MASERU TRADE Minister Joshua’s Setipa’s decision to suspend the board of the Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) has further sullied relations with his Principal Secretary Majakathata Mokoena. Mokoena