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Ask the Thokolosi

MUCKRAKER wishes you a prosperous 2020 and, maybe, a new government to go with it. After all, the gods seem to be frowning on this bungling coalition that contrived to

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The thing from the State House

IF you haven’t listened to Ntho ke Ena, Juvy’s song with Budhaza, you are either jealous, just oblivious or a relic of the past. Or an overzealous Pentecostal zealot indoctrinated

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The singing couple

SOMEONE pass Muckraker a hankie. Not to wipe tears or mucus. Just sweat induced by the tomfoolery oozing from the State house. A few weeks ago we were treated to

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Every MP needs a beating

BOOM! What Muckraker prayed and fasted for has come to pass. For eons Muckraker has railed against excitable souls who sabotage fights in parliament. Finally, the MPs had a real

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Roasting in misery

Lesotho’s rumour mill was in overdrive this week after someone leaked pictures of Uncle Tom and his sweetheart swallowing sausage and pork. Uncle Tom looked dapper in a matching short,

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Simulating silliness

SOME THINGS are just obvious. There is no debate that this government is now a one-legged horse being dragged to its grave. We don’t need a sangoma to confirm that

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Politricks and carrots

MUCKRAKER is tickled that Uncle Tom had the audacity to offer Prof Nqosa Mahao a diplomatic post. The offer had all the hallmarks of political chicanery, bravado, desperation and a

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Stick to your LeChina

SMALL Businesses Minister, Chalane Phori, is throwing tantrums after his Chinese partners lost the Mpilo Boulevard tender. This week he confirmed running to the State House, hands over head, to

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Just kiss your government

Sefofane u ntlele le lipompong (aeroplane, please bring me some sweets). Anyone who grew up in Lesotho would recall how, as a child, they made that plea to every aeroplane

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Look who killed our fun

Oops, it has happened again! Teboho Lehloenya, the deputy headmaster of our overrated kindergarten (also known as the parliament) has contrived to stop a fist fight between two quarrelling MPs.