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‘Motsomotso’s killing not a ‘planned act’’

MASERU – AN army captain who has been in military detention for a month in connection with the murder of Lieutenant General Khoantle Motšomotšo says the commander’s death was not

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Lesotho blocks SADC mission

MASERU – SADC has balked to pressure from the Lesotho government to block an attempt to send a third security assessment team before the deployment of a regionally-backed standby force.

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Bantu basks in glory

Maseru – James Madidilane stood by watching as the confetti and champagne flowed at Setsoto Stadium – Bantu, the new power of Lesotho football, had done it again. It hadn’t

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World Bank to support smallholder farmers

MASERU – THE World Bank has approved US$10 million (about M136 million) from the International Development Association (IDA) to support Lesotho’s ongoing Smallholder Agriculture Development Project (SADP). The money will

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School trip ends in tragedy

TEYA-TEYANENG – IT was a school trip that ended in tragedy. The bizarre circumstances of the tragedy have left the community in Teya-Teyaneng baffled. Two young girls died instantly when

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Three soldiers apply for bail

MASERU – THREE army officers, including a brigadier, who are being charged with strangling three civilians and throwing them in Mohale Dam, are applying for bail. If their bail application

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Kamoli grilled

MASERU – FORMER army commander Lieutenant General Tlali Kamoli was yesterday interrogated by the police “over the unlawful incidents” that happened under his command, thepost heard last night. The interrogation

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Exiled soldiers return home

MASERU – SOME soldiers who fled Lesotho for South Africa during political turbulence between August 2014 and June 2015 have returned home, thepost heard this week. The Lesotho Defence Force

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Thabane meets ex-army officers

MASERU – PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane held a crisis meeting with some former army officers last Thursday to discuss ways of restoring the army’s credibility in the eyes of the

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Villagers demand their pound of flesh

Their forefathers built caves to escape cannibalism, now Kome villagers are demanding their pound of flesh BEREA – Chief Teleka and his people built the Kome Caves in the 19th