Road rage ends in tragedy

MASERU — It was a typical case of road rage. Two motorists were driving in opposite directions in Ha-Mabote in Berea. They met along some narrow strip near a bar. But the two drivers refused to let t...

Fight over company turns nasty

MASERU — The fight for the control of a Maseru transport company has taken a new twist. Two months after Moeketsi “Chaltin” Tsatsanyane elbowed out a rival director, the tables have been turned again...

LCD youth leaders to bounce back

MASERU — Former members of the dissolved Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) youth league national executive committee are set to bounce back after they were nominated to stand in elections next Fri...

Mine row deepens

MASERU — A local consortium has threatened to sue Natural Resources Minister Monyane Moleleki (pictured left) for allegedly elbowing the group out of the picture when awarding prospecting rights for ...

Lawyers sucked into PC FM war

MASERU — Three prominent lawyers are embroiled in a battle for control of People’s Choice FM (PC FM) radio station.   Advocates Salemane Phafane and Thabo Mpaka together with attorney Ts’abo Matooane...

Station bosses to appear in court

MASERU — People’s Choice (PC) FM’s top brass is set to appear in the Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday to answer fraud charges stemming from the long-running battle for the control of the radio station...

IEC dismisses bias charge

MASERU — The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has rejected charges that it manipulated constituency boundaries in favour of the ruling Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) party ahead of local ...

Civic groups appeal to Zuma

MASERU — Lesotho’s civic groups yesterday appealed to South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma to ensure there is free movement between the two countries’ borders. The civic groups are working under the a...

MPs want MKM bail-out

MASERU — Three MPs yesterday handed a petition to Finance Minister Timothy Thahane urging the government to bail out the beleaguered MKM. The MPs’ petition comes three weeks after a senior High Court...

Pair convicted of kidnapping

MASERU —  ‘Maselebalo Ntaolane, one of the two women charged with kidnapping a one-week-old baby, yesterday wept uncontrollably after she was convicted of a kidnapping charge. Ntaolane and ‘Mathuso N...