Keep working hard and doing good

… a woman’s story of grief, tribulations, forgiveness and triumph LIMPHO Maema would have been a medical doctor if the cruel hand of fate had not intervened. She had just


ABC splits

MASERU-THE All Basotho Convention (ABC) has finally collapsed and might take the government down with it.Deputy Leader Professor Nqosa Mahao is working with ABC functionaries, MPs and supporters to form


Three injured in factory protests

MASERU-THREE factory workers were injured during violent clashes with the police in the Thetsane industrial area yesterday.The workers were later admitted at Queen ’Mamohato Memorial Hospital.The police ordered the demonstrators


Johnson & Johnson vaccines for Lesotho

MASERU-HEALTH Minister Semano Sekatle says Lesotho has paid a deposit of M25 million to buy 1.1 million Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines.The vaccines will be delivered early next month.Sekatle told


Knives out for Motsephe

MASERU-THE battalion of critics within the Basotho National Party (BNP) have sharpened their long knives against ‘Malineo Motsephe.They want her out of the electoral race, pronto. They argue that at


BNP fight turns nasty

MASERU-TWO candidates vying to lead the Basotho National Party (BNP), ’Malineo Matsephe and ’Mota Nkuatsana, are in trouble for allegedly “bringing the party into disrepute”.The party’s secretary general, Tšepo Lethobane,


Notorious ‘gangster’ beaten to death

MASERU-NOTORIOUS prisoner, Teboho Ramorobi, was serving eight years for a spate of house breakings.He was feared and loathed in equal measure. But in a bizarre turn of events, Ramorobi was


MEC treasurer defects to LCD

MASERU-Movement for Economic Change (MEC) treasurer, Makhetha Thaele, has defected to the Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) party.Thaele, a famous businessman in Mafeteng, said he was irked by the party’s


Tributes pour in for Cardinal Khoarai

MASERU-CARDINAL Sebastian Koto Khoarai, 91, the first Mosotho to attain the position, died last Saturday in Mazenod after serving the Catholic Church for 65 years.The church has not revealed the


Judges berated

MASERU-THE Court of Appeal last week failed to hear a case in which Commissioner Holomo Molibeli was appealing against a ruling by a High Court judge because there was no