Posts From Lipholo Pheko

Muckracker

Lockdown diaries

THE salient lesson from the Coronavirus crisis is that the so-called prophets who have been fleecing people through tithes are thieving charlatans. If you think Muckraker is being malicious try

Sports

Virus may blow away Games

MASERU-The African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 Youth Games set for Maseru in December are in limbo. As things stand, it is unclear if the games will continue because

Sports

Lichaba hails Senong’s influence

MASERU-Bantu and Lesotho goalkeeper Ntsane Lichaba has hailed Likuena head coach Thabo Senong saying he is a father figure to all players in the national team. Lichaba said the former

Sports

Khants’i says on path to recovery

MASERU-Lesotho Road Bike champion Teboho Khantši says he is recovering well after undergoing an operation on a broken leg. It was first feared the cyclist had suffered multiple leg fractures

Sports

The forgotten role of physios

MASERU-Physiotherapists play an integral part in a football team’s health and training plan and their work goes far beyond the pitch. Physios don’t just run onto the pitch to attend

Business

Street vendors on the edge

MASERU-Tšolo Lebitsa, a street vendor, says only “divine intervention” will see him through these hard economic times after the government imposed a 21-day lockdown at midnight on Sunday. Lebitsa, who

Local News

Donated Covid-19 test kits not compatible

MASERU-HEALTH Minister Nkaku Kabi says the Covid-19 rapid testing kits donated by Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation are not compatible with local equipment. “We found out that equipment that

Local News

Armed robber says tortured in custody

MASERU-A Maseru magistrate remanded a bleeding robbery suspect in police custody despite his fervent protests that he would continue to be tortured while he is still in holding cells. A

Local News

Rantšo insists she is still in charge

MASERU-Keketso Rantšo says she is still in charge of the troubled Reformed Congress of Lesotho (RCL) despite a faction of her party insisting she had been booted out. The party

Local News

It’s winning season for NUL

ROMA-IT is a winning season for the National University of Lesotho (NUL). This time it is a NUL Masters of Sustainable Energy student, Ntšebo Sephelane, who along with her team