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NUL wins energy grant

ROMA – MORE than 40 African universities lined up for funding to strengthen their Sustainable Energy programmes through Carbon Trust’s project called Transforming Energy Access (TEA). Only eight universities made

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Thabane warns daughter

…as family feud rages on…. MASERU – THE All Basotho Convention (ABC) leadership feud is beginning to sound like a family inheritance squabble, with party leader Thomas Thabane dragging in

Business, workers smoke peace pipe

MASERU – WITH both businesses and workers choking from economic problems affecting the country, stakeholders are coming together to try and find a balance between profit making the welfare of

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Khasu left TRU for petty reasons, say Maisa

MASERU – DEPUTY leader of the Truth and Reconciliation Unity (TRU) party, Pitso Maisa, says his leader Tlali Khasu left the party to rejoin All Basotho Convention (ABC) for petty

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Why Khasu joined Mahao faction

MASERU – WHEN Tlali Khasu left the All Basotho Convention (ABC) some three years ago it was acrimonious. One day Khasu was Thomas Thabane’s trusted deputy and the next, he

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BNP annual conference challenged

MASERU – THE Basotho National Party (BNP)’s Qacha’s Nek constituency deputy chairman and six others want to block the party’s annual conference slated for July 12 to 14. In an urgent

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The herbal quick fix

MASERU – Wearing a pair of dirty blue jeans and safety shoes and operating from a shack, Thabang Matsoso could easily pass for one of the vagabonds in Maseru’s streets. But

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Restructure NMDS, say youths

MASERU – DISGRUNTLED youths marched to Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s offices on Monday demanding the restructuring of the National Manpower Development Secretariat (NMDS). This followed an announcement by the Minister of

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Too young for motherhood

MOHALE’S HOEK – THE Phamong Health Centre has established a project for mothers-in-law to take the lead in encouraging their teenage daughters-in-law to go back to school. This comes after realising

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Sbabi: the real ‘makoya’ yoghurt

ROMA – HOW does the National University of Lesotho (NUL)-made yoghurt, Sebabatso, fare against yoghurts made in South Africa? That is a good question but very difficult to answer. A scientist