Lawyers to sue insurance firm

MASERU — The Law Society of Lesotho is planning to sue a legal services insurance company, the Lawyer’s Voice, for allegedly operating an illegal insurance business. Lawyers’ Voice is a legal insuran...

Maseru photographers clash

MASERU — Two photographers’ associations are embroiled in a fight over who should be operating from the new passport offices in Maseru. Members of the Maseru Passport Photos Association (MPPA) and an...

LCD youth league elects leaders

MASERU — Mosala Mojakisane last weekend easily retained the presidency of the ruling Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) youth league ending a protracted turf war with bitter rival Selibe Mochoboroa...

Fired lawyer switches camp

MASERU — A prominent Maseru lawyer has turned against a client he once represented.  Advocate Hopolang Nathane once represented ’Mamatlakala Maphisa in a case in which she was suing one Pule Cheko, M...

Sherrif in trouble

MASERU — A senior High Court official, a prominent lawyer and a local businessman are facing theft charges for allegedly stealing goods worth M9 million. Deputy Sheriff Tsebo Monyako, attorney Steve ...

Man pleads trauma after police torture

MASERU — He was stripped and handcuffed. He was suffocated with latex gloves and strangled with bare hands. Then, when that failed to get him “talking” a spade was used to hit his backside. All the w...

Passport office cuts backlog

MASERU — The Assistant Minister of Home Affairs and Public Safety Lineo Molise-Mabusela says the government has produced nearly 90 000 passports over the past three months. Molise-Mabusela told a pre...

LCD turf war reaches fever pitch

MASERU — The battle for leadership for the Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) youth league goes to the wire this Saturday. The nomination list shows that the number of candidates for the different ...