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MPs want rogue police officers disciplined

MASERU – PARLIAMENT has directed Police Minister ’Mampho Mokhele and Commissioner Holomo Molibeli to ensure that legal and disciplinary action is taken against police officers implicated in crime. The directive

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Daring to dream

….Higherlife Foundation gives hope to desperate yet brilliant kids….. MASERU – AFTER the death of her single mother, Relebohile Ferete was close to considering entering into marriage as a teen.

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Thabane plots fight-back

MASERU – A VETERAN of Basotho politics and a survivor of the country’s often treacherous political terrain, Prime Minister Thomas Thabane, is rolling his sleeves for yet another fight. This

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Fired minister’s driver blames ’Maesaiah

MASERU – A minister’s driver who was also Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s informal bodyguard is blaming First Lady ’Maesaiah Thabane for his dismissal. Nat Molikeng, who is Minister Temeki Tšolo’s

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Power project divides village

MASERU – WHEN people who were living around Mohale Dam were relocated to Ha-Mosalla, their hosts welcomed them with open arms and for 18 years they lived as one people.

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Ex-NSS boss fights back

MASERU – FIRED National Security Service (NSS) boss, Colonel Tumo Lekhooa, told the Constitutional Court on Monday that his dismissal from the spy agency was unconstitutional and therefore null and

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Mahao faction defiant

MASERU – THE newly elected All Basotho Convention (ABC) national executive committee has defiantly insisted they will continue to stage parallel rallies around the country. The new committee is loyal

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Matekane loses M15 million

MASERU – MATEKANE Group of Companies (MGC), a conglomerate owned by business mogul Sam Matekane, could have lost M15.7 million through an elaborate scam. Police spokesperson Superintendent Mpiti Mopeli confirmed

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Tobacco firms want 30% levy stubbed out

MASERU – TOBACCO trading companies have appealed to Parliament not to impose a proposed 30 percent levy as it might set the stage for a booming illicit cigarette market. The

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Mosisili says can ‘smell’ elections

MASERU – FORMER Democratic Congress (DC) leader, Pakalitha Mosisili, says he can “smell” elections in the air. Mosisili told his party’s supporters in Qacha’s Nek last Sunday that they must