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PAC set to grill Molibeli

MASERU – THE Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is set to grill Commissioner Holomo Molibeli over the crude interrogation methods that have resulted in the force paying millions in damages to victims.

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Government slashes rates for rental cars

MASERU – THE government has slashed the rates at which it is hiring vehicles from Basotho. Basotho who are renting their cars to the government were last Friday abruptly told that

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’Maesaiah ‘victim’ speaks out

MASERU – FRESH details have emerged of how First Lady ’Maesaiah Thabane flew into a fit of rage last Saturday, with the hospital management denying that she was provoked. The hospital

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PS in no-show for PAC hearing

MASERU – THE Principal Secretary (PS) for the Ministry of Trade, Soaile Mochaba, failed to turn up for a Public Accounts Committee (PAC) hearing on Monday. The PAC was not amused

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SARS’ new rules squeeze Lesotho

MASERU – TAX regulations introduced by the South African Revenue Services (SARS) could be costing Lesotho millions in revenue as the Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) grapples to comply with the new

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MKM investors reject proposal

MASERU – ABOUT 1 000 MKM creditors have resolved to fight a proposal by liquidators to repay them with shares in a new company that will be formed out of the

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‘We’re not stoking chaos’

MASERU – A few weeks ago the Minister of Mines Keketso Sello accused some lobby groups of fanning chaos in the mining sector. Although Sello did not mention names it is

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Women want Mokhele fired

MASERU – WOMEN politicians from five political parties want Police Minister ’Mampho Mokhele fired following the “disappearance” of ’Makarabo Mojakhomo two months ago. The women said they are shocked that Mokhele

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‘Surviving by the grace of God’

MASERU – Sparsely furnished dilapidated buildings with falling ceilings and broken windows count for court buildings in Lesotho. Leaking corrugated iron sheets and hazardous toilets complete the sorry sight – one

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Bacha project goes a gear up

MASERU – STANDARD Lesotho Bank in conjunction with the Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) and Basotho Enterprises Development Corporation (BEDCO) launched the fourth phase of Bacha Entrepreneurship Project. Standard Lesotho Bank Chief