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Post Bank donates food, wheelchairs

MASERU-THE Lesotho Post Bank on Saturday donated wheel chairs and groceries worth M50 000 to four families in Mokhethoaneng, Liphiring, which have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.The families,

SA journalist back home

MASERU-A South African journalist, Paul Nthoba, who had fled to Lesotho last month after he was assaulted by the police finally returned home yesterday. Nthoba returned home after mediation by

Ramohlanka elected new Deputy Speaker

MASERU-Lebohang Ramohlanka was yesterday elected the Deputy Speaker of Parliament becoming the first Mosotho woman to hold the prestigious position. Ramohlanka secured 61 votes against the All Basotho Convention (ABC)’s

MP close to tears

MASERU-AN MP for the Movement for Economic Change (MEC), Thabo Ramatla, nearly broke down in Parliament this week as he narrated how he escaped death by a whisker two weeks

Detained officer picks documents from home

MASERU-Superintendent Thabo Tšukulu, who has been in remand prison for three years, was allowed to visit his home on Tuesday to pick up what he says were crucial documents for

Back to Eden

ROMA-A National University of Lesotho (NUL) Physics and Mathematics graduate has found his niche in farming.Ntoahae Makhoa has set up big structures and secured large fields where he produces tomatoes,

Farmers’ roll back hunger

……‘Block farming scheme is the best way to beat hunger’….. MAFETENG-Smallholder farmers who have entered into a block farming arrangement with the government say the project could be their best

Deputy Speaker booted out

MASERU-Teboho Lehloenya, was this week booted out as the Deputy Speaker of Parliament as the new coalition government steps up its purge of all officials aligned to the Alliance of

Emotional send-off for Manyai

MAPUTSOE-Almost in tears, Ntsala Theoha last Saturday stood in front of his daughter’s coffin who was gang-raped and murdered three weeks ago. Seeming shaken and uneasy, he paced up and

The cop who took down the mighty couple

MASERU-UNTIL six months ago, Deputy Commissioner of Police Mokete was just another career police officer. After 21 years in the police force he was just a rank away from being