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Driving change, brick by brick!

Lemohang Rakotsoane THABA-BOSIU   SIGMA Construction and the Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) last Wednesday handed over two classroom blocks to Ntsane Primary School in Lifateng. The classrooms were built

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Police probe doctor’s death

Rapelang Mosae MASERU   THE police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the tragic death of Dr Makoae Taoana last Wednesday. Dr Taoana’s Mercedes Benz vehicle was burnt to

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Coalition youths split

Rapelang Mosae  MASERU   A nasty rift has emerged among youth leaders of parties in the coalition government over a planned protest against United States Ambassador Matthew Harrington. Youth leaders

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The draining of Lesotho

…. How did a small mountain Kingdom once rich in water end up parched?   Devon Haynie MASERU   Juliette Letotokoto, a recently widowed farmer, stands on her small plot

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Two MPs flee

Staff Reporter MASERU TWO ALL Basotho Convention (ABC) MPs have fled the country claiming their lives are in danger. Maseru Constituency’s Lesego Makgothi and Habofanoe Lehana who represents Khafung Constituency

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Lesotho Times boss’ defamation case moved to October

Rapelang Mosae MASERU THE defamation case of Lesotho Times publisher and chief executive, Basildon Peta, has been moved to October 24 and 25. Peta was charged with criminal defamation after

Crime

High Court to hear missing police officer’s case

Rapelang Mosae MASERU THE High Court will tomorrow hear a habeas corpus case involving a missing police constable who disappeared in March this year. Constable Mokalekale Khetheng was arrested by

Sports

Mokhothu wishes Team Lesotho ‘good luck’

Luciah Phahla Maseru Minister of Gender, Youth, and Sport and Recreation Mathibeli Mokhothu has wished Team Lesotho luck for next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Mokhothu was speaking

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UN, NUL sign ‘letter of intent’

Rose Moremoholo MASERU THE United Nations and the National University of Lesotho (NUL) last Thursday signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to pave way for collaboration in science and technology

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New storm at Tsepong

MASERU A Tsepong (Pty) Ltd meeting to discuss financials for the past three years became chaotic after three board members walked out in protest. The walk-out by the three directors