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Preserving a people’s culture

Ministry embarks on project to collect objects, and artefacts….. MASERU – IT is a country with a rich archaeological past. It is home to the stunning rock art by the San

I will not apologise, says Kaya

MASERU – A DEFIANT former health minister, Nyapane Kaya, says he will not apologise to the Parliamentary caucus of the ruling parties. The caucus accuses the outspoken All Basotho Convention (ABC)

Muckraker: Bedbugs feasting

THE leaders of this wonderful country are capable of astonishing things. Were Sanko, the maestro, alive he would have opened his eyes wide and said: Hela! Mehlolo. Mehlolo sefela sa

From the village to the courtroom

MASERU – There is a certain aura that surrounds Advocate Makhetha Motšoari’s name in Lesotho. Over the last decade or so, Motšoari has distinguished himself as a hard-working lawyer within the

Why the Chinese are winning tenders

MASERU – PUBLIC Works Minister Prince Maliehe says the government’s hands are tied when it comes to giving lucrative tenders to Chinese owned companies without going through tender processes. Maliehe told

Mining sector’s winter of turmoil

MASERU – LESOTHO’s mining industry faces a long winter of turmoil amid fears that political hawks are circling to take over mines. The political hawks are alleged to be instigating communities

Textile workers to down tools

MASERU – TEXTILE workers are set to down tools on Monday in protest over a seven percent wage increment, thepost heard yesterday. Trade union bosses told a press conference yesterday that

Hloaele answers

There are howls of protest from the public about your perceived purpose for registering a company, what is your view on that? We have made a resolution that Chalane is

Mapesela speaks

There is a howl of protests from many people about the perceived motivation of registering the company, what is your view on that? There is nothing wrong that we have

Three ministers in eye of storm

MASERU – THREE ministers are in the eye of a storm after they formed a company to manage businesses that fall under their ministries. Small Businesses Development Minister Chalane Phori, Trade