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Former NSS boss wants job back

MASERU – Colonel Tumo Lekhooa whom Prime Minister Thomas Thabane fired as National Security Service (NSS) boss wants his job back. Colonel Lekhooa was promoted to the position of colonel

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Windfall for pensioner

MOKHOTLONG – Blessings have been showered upon a 74-year-old Ariel Mosaase. In the mountainous village of Salang, a widower, pensioner, a father of three and a hard working grandpa, could

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Mokhosi’s driver beaten up

MASERU – The driver of former Minister of Defence Tšeliso Mokhosi was allegedly severely assaulted by police officers last week. Police nabbed Zele Mphesheane, Mokhosi’s occasional driver, from his Khubetsoana

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LCD temporarily withdraws election case

MASERU – THE Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) says it has not given up its fight to challenge the June 3 election but has just temporally withdrawn the case to

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The tourism ‘Mecca of Africa’

MOKHOTLONG – EVERY winter hundreds of tourists from Europe and Asia flock into Lesotho to experience the country’s unique beauty. Among the tourists’ magnet is AfriSki Resort in Mokhotlong. The

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The dark gangs in Lesotho prisons

MASERU – A violent clash between two prison gangs at Maseru Central Correctional Service left one man dead, in an incident that highlights the scourge of gangsterism in Lesotho’s prisons.

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How low can we sink?

MASERU – THE late Mokalekale Khetheng will finally receive a decent burial in his home village in Mokhotlong on August 26. Khetheng’s decomposing body was exhumed at Botšabelo’s paupers’ burial

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When push comes to shove

MASERU – Braving the biting cold, hordes of men line walkways along Maseru’s Main North 1 Road or stand in front of the Basotho Enterprises Development Corporation and Oxford Building.

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Ramainoane’s wife buried

MASERU – THE wife of MoAfrika FM Managing Director, Ratabane Ramainoane, was laid to rest last weekend at Koung Ha-Chere on the outskirts of Maseru. ’Maclein Chere Ramainoane died after

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…As opposition reacts angrily to ‘King’s speech’

MOHALE’S HOEK – THE opposition has angrily reacted to a call by King Letsie III calling for the full implementation of the SADC commission recommendations. Controversial secretary general of the