ABC, DC fight over elections

MASERU – TENSIONS are simmering between the All Basotho Convention (ABC) and the Democratic Congress (DC) over the redrawing of electoral boundaries ahead of next year’s election.The DC is accusing

News M25m blown on faulty toothpick machines

MASERU – THE Ministry of Small Businesses blew a staggering

News Tšepong turns away patients

MASERU – Netcare is refusing to admit patients at Queen

News Tsepo Tshola: a life well lived

MASERU-SONGS are like windows into the souls of musicians. But

News NSS disowns Facebook account

MASERU – THE National Security Service (NSS) has come out




LDF, LMPS docked six points

MASERU – Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) and Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) have each been docked six points for failing to show up for Vodacom Premier League games earlier this

Beware of SA stained notes

MASERU – THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) has warned of the possible influx of stolen banknotes from South Africa following riots in that country.These notes, the CBL has warned,




Sri Lankan national ‘vanishes’ at airport

MASERU – A Sri Lankan disappeared at the Moshoeshoe I International Airport last week as the police stepped up their crackdown on cases of human trafficking.Two other Pakistanis were also

Africa Trouble in Zimbabwe

The situation in Zimbabwe is tense. There has been a

Africa There is nothing called ‘free aid’

THE shades and the hues of colour at dawn and

Africa Imperatives of professionalizing public service

Continued from last week……. Prevalence of Political Patronage in Lesotho

Africa Why Zuma’s ouster is good for Lesotho

While the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National



Comment A hasty divorce

THE decision by the government of Lesotho to terminate a

Comment We too are sitting on a time-bomb

OVER the past week, we have noted in horror as

Comment Have we lost war on guns?

THREE weeks ago, ’Mabuang Mazenyo, 67, was shot and killed

Comment Have we forgotten already?

Fresh concerns over the outbreak of a new, deadly Covid-19

Unpoliced mouths

Muckraker has never had much respect for Leposa.Apart from being blabbermouths, they are scatter-brained.They have a way of mixing up issues to create a goulash unpalatable even to their most