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The Chinese: loved, loathed in equal measure

Senate Sekotlo MASERU – “He na a ea re sotla Machaena ana, A ea re sotla Machaena, A ka lifemeng”, so runs the lyrics of a popular famo song by

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Lioli unfazed

Luciah Phahla Maseru – Lioli communications and marketing manager Tšeliso Lerata insists the champions’ opening day loss to Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) last Saturday is nothing to worry about.

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Pressure on for Lioli

Sports Reporter MASERU – It is not how you start but how you finish. With the peaks and troughs of a long, arduous season, being the tortoise rather than the

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Kudos for Olympic squad

Luciah Phahla Maseru – The Minister of Gender, Youth, Sport and Recreation, Mathibeli Mokhothu, last Wednesday rewarded Lesotho’s team at the 2016 Rio Olympics with M120 000 for their efforts.

Health

‘Cleanliness is next to godliness’

Rose Moremoholo MAFETENG – At 84, ’Mamotinyane Ranooe cannot remember when she got married or when she arrived in Ha-Ralitabo, a village that lies about four kilometres from the Main

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The case for aerated stoves in rural homes

Own Correspondent ROMA – DR Mosotho George, a chemist and senior lecturer at the National University of Lesotho (NUL), has made discoveries that revealed a need for better aerated stoves

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Bank officials charged over M5.3 million theft

Staff Reporter MASERU – TWO senior Lesotho Post Bank officials are facing charges of stealing M5.3 million from the bank. The two are being together with their relatives and a

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Village workers’ harvest of thorns

Rose Moremoholo BUTHA-BUTHE – THEY are often touted as the backbone of Lesotho’s health system at the grassroots level. Village health workers, who provide basic healthcare in remote districts of

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when hunger drives a mother mad

’Makhotso Rakotsoane LERIBE – A murder case about to go to trial in the Leribe Magistrates’ Court is likely shock the country. And that is not because of the alleged

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LRA chase tender baron

Staff Reporter MASERU – CONTROVERSIAL businessman Bothata Mahlala is facing tax evasion charges that could undermine his claim to be running squeeky clean operations. Mahlala was on Monday hauled before