ARMY spokesperson
Major Ntlele Ntoi

Maputsoe under siege

By Keiso Mohloboli LERIBE — Some residents of Maputsoe, led by the Mem­ber of Parliament (MP) for the constituency ‘Mampho Mokhele are up in arms against the army after soldiers allegedly went ...
SEMANO Sekatle, DC deputy secretary-general

Voter transfers raise eyebrows

By Letuka Chafotsa MASERU — The Lesotho Congress for De­mocracy (LCD) has come under fire mainly from the opposition Democratic Congress (DC) for the alleged illegal transfers of vot­ers in the Thaba...
Monaphathi

Judge appointed

By Nat Molomo MASERU — The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has appointed the Mafetengbased magistrate Moroke Alexis Mokhesi acting judge. Mokhesi, who holds an LLM degree in corporate law from the ...
makabelo mosothoane

‘School fees will not be increased’

By ‘Mantoetse Maama MASERU — Contrary to popular belief by opposition politicians, school fees will not be increased this year, the education minister said yesterday. Announcing the final examination...
Thesele ‘Maseribane

‘Let’s abandon block farming scheme’

Maseribane urges coalition partners By Billy Ntaote MASERU — The Basotho National Party (BNP) Leader, Thesele ‘Maseribane, wants government to audit the impact of the block farming scheme policy towa...
soldiers

Soldiers walk to avert crime

By Limpho Sello MASERU — In an effort to discourage criminal activities, as well as to forge smooth relations with the members of the public, the Commander of the Lesotho Deference Force (LDF), Lieut...
LIMPHO Seeiso, Queen ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital
spokesperson

Blood bank runs dry

By Mantoetse Maama MASERU — The National Blood Bank is in turmoil due to an acute shortage of blood. According to blood donor recruiter, Khoboso Moeletsi, there is huge shortage of blood at the count...
LT 08

Revellers snub firecrackers ban

By ’Mantoetse Maama MASERU — Lesotho police’s foiled mission to ban the use of firecrackers for New Year’s Eve celebrations calls for concensus between police and other government departments, says p...
lehohla

Lehohla to chair IEC

  Staff Reporters MASERU — Former Chief Justice Mahapela Lehohla has been appointed the new chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), the all-too-powerful body tasked with running ...
LIMPHO Seeiso, Queen ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital
spokesperson

Unclaimed bodies rot in morgues

  By Tsitsi Matope MASERU — Seventy-six unclaimed corpses are rotting at Queen ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital, the Lesotho Funeral Services and Martins Funeral Parlour raising fears of health risks...