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A ‘nurse’ at age 9

BEREA – ABANDONED, a nine-year-old became her grandmother’s nurse in a case that has horrified the community in Mosalemane constituency’s Liotlong area in Berea district. ’Mathabang Serabele was forced to take

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ARVs drugs thieves nabbed

THABA-TSEKA – POLICE in Thaba Tseka have cracked a syndicate allegedly stealing antiretroviral (ARV) tablets from Paray Hospital and selling them on the black market. Three members of the syndicate were

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The struggle continues!

MASERU – POPULAR Front for Democracy (PFD) leader Advocate Lekhetho Rakuoane, says the death of former Lesotho army commander Maaparankoe Mahao on June 25, 2015 caught him by surprise. He had

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Victory for LRA boss

MASERU – THE Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) Commissioner General Thabo Khasipe has won a case in which he was challenging the crown’s unilateral decision to prosecute him for violating Lesotho’s tax

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Judges blast Thabane

MASERU – PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane “acted unreasonably, arbitrarily and irrationally” when he re-appointed Justice Kananelo Mosito as president of the Court of Appeal. That is the damning verdict by three

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Pension Fund bosses grilled

MASERU – THE Public Accounts Committee (PAC) this week grilled Lesotho Pension Fund boss, Thabo Ramochele, over financial irregularities at the institution. The committee wanted the Pension Fund officials to specifically

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‘Mahao’s blood shaped Lesotho’s history’

MASERU – THE family of the late army commander Maaparankoe Mahao says they believe the blood of their son played a major role in shaping the history of Lesotho. Mahao’s elder

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Muckraker : Shredding Pekane

SOME stories endure the test of time and memory. Take, for example, the fabulous story of a Mojalefa who lived in Mafube, a few houses from Muckraker’s home. Mojalefa was

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Understanding the post-2015 political crisis

This chapter addresses some of the underlying causal factors for Lesotho’s perennial political instability focusing primarily on the current post-2015 political crisis. The inconclusive 2015 election led to the establishment

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In defence of Monyane Moleleki

Hon. Monyane Moleleki, Mokola as he is affectionately known by both his followers and nemeses alike, is one to mesmerise audiences and listeners with his oratory skills, both in Sesotho