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‘Thabane has lost it’

MASERU – THE battle for the All Basotho Convention (ABC) took a nasty twist last week when party leader Thomas Thabane expelled four party members who belong to the new

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Suspended boss denies role in bank fraud

MASERU – SUSPENDED Lesotho Post Bank Finance Director, Themba Sopeng, has denied defrauding a customer of M6.9 million. Sopeng was suspended in February after he allegedly facilitated a fraudulent transfer

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Mokhothu says no to GNU

THABA-PHECHELA – THE Democratic Congress (DC) leader Mathibeli Mokhothu says it is too late to push for a Government of National Unity (GNU), saying Prime Minister Thomas Thabane must go.

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Metsing says not keen on ministerial post

TAUNG – LESOTHO Congress for Democracy (LCD) party leader Mothetjoa Metsing says he does not want any ministerial position in a Government of National Unity (GNU) despite pushing for the

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Thotanyana dumps LCD

MASERU – FORMER Mines Minister Lebohang Thotanyana is quitting the Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) over the party’s support of the proposed Government of National Unity (GNU). Although Thotanyana is

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Nyakane’s wife charged

MASERU – THE wife of Captain Litekanyo Nyakane, Mampho Nyakane, appeared before the Maseru Magistrate’s Court on Monday charged with compromising prison security. Nyakane was granted free bail on condition

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I’m sorry, says Metsing

MASERU – The Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) leader, Mothetjoa Metsing, says he is sorry that he was part of a government that deeply hurt Professor Nqosa Mahao. Metsing was

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Constituencies challenge ABC conference

MASERU – TWO All Basotho Convention (ABC) constituency committees have filed an urgent application in the High Court challenging a party conference slated for tomorrow. Molati Putsoane, chairman of Qaqatu

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Hants’i charged

MASERU – THE Public Relations Officer for the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Tuoe Hantši, briefly appeared in court last Thursday to answer a charge of unlawfully pointing a gun at

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Party youths say no to early elections

MASERU – YOUTHS from political parties represented in Parliament, except the Democratic Congress (DC), say they will oppose attempts to push for early elections. Speaking on behalf of youth leagues,