Covid hits football

MASERU – The coronavirus has hit local football and the Lesotho Football Association (LEFA) has ordered mandatory Covid-19 testing for all Vodacom Premier League and A Division teams to learn


It’s a family affair at Tokyo Olympics

MASERU – The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will officially start on Friday but the two Lesotho representatives will leave the country on Tuesday next week to Japan.Khoarahlane Seutloali and his wife


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


Look at them now

Here is a summary for dummies on what is happening in South Africa.A country that pretends to be sophisticated has been found out. A spineless president is fumbling as his


The shouting madam from the US

Anyone with a modicum of exposure will admit that Maseru is a boring little place.The restaurants are shoddy and the bars rowdy. Parks have been invaded by rascals bereft of


Meet the real bombs

Hooray, the army is sending soldiers to help deal with the insurgency in Mozambique.Muckraker thinks this is the best thing that has ever happened to our largely idle military.For too


Stories of adventurism

As a small African boy, I loved many novels of adventure from all over. I was keen to improve my English language. One such novel that I enjoyed immensely was


We are a bunch of empty vessels

Women, Basotho women in particular, are a funny bunch. Funny in a way that is tragic of course. Take their recent sentiments about the first lady’s hair. While a lot


We too are sitting on a time-bomb

OVER the past week, we have noted in horror as South Africa, our biggest and closest neighbour, was being burnt to the ground.Shops have been looted. Buildings have been burnt


Colonel Gaddafi’s Libya (and mine) – Part Three

During my first few days at Gar Younis University, I found there were several surprises in store for me. First of these was that there were so many female students