Keketso Monaheng

Top cop ‘sent’ on leave

By B Zihlangu and K Mohloboli MASERU — In a week of high drama in Lesotho, Deputy Commissioner of Police Keketso Monaheng, said he had been forced to go on leave in the wake of the heinous attacks on...
LIABILOE Ramoholi

Families recount horrific bombings

  B Zihlangu and K Mohloboli MASERU — “Why did they not kill me? Why target my kids? It’s because they are cowards,” says an angry Liabiloe Ramoholi as she nar­rates her ordeal...
THESELE ’Maseribane

Call to revive Jonathan’s policies

  By Letuka Chafotsa THABA-TSEKA — The Basotho National Party (BNP) is pledging to revive former Prime Minister Leabua Jonathan’s policies on poverty eradication and development for Lesoth...
Michael Molefe

Who is Michael Molefe?

MASERU — Michael Molefe, the ruling All Basotho Convention (ABC) MP for the ‘Ma­liepetsane constituency, has thrown his hat into the ring, declaring his intention to fierce­ly contest the covet...
Mafa Sejanamane and Sharon Siverts

Shortlist of candidates for NUL VC post

By Ntsebeng Motsoeli MASERU — The process of appointing a Vice Chancellor (VC) at the National University of Lesotho (NUL) is under way, the Lesotho Times has heard. The NUL VC position remained vaca...
DR Piet Mcpherson

Daring to re-engineer the health system

The Ministry of Health is set to implement new innovations to turn around the sector By Tsitsi Matope MASERU — It is almost 14 years after the 189 countries that are members of the Unit­ed Nations co...
thabo-Mbeki

Mbeki nominated to be MP – report

The Star reports that former president Thabo Mbeki has been nominated to return to Parliament as an MP. Mbeki’s name appeared on the province’s list of 200 candidates for the National Assembly. Gaute...
ACTING Chief Justice Tšeliso Monaphathi

Chief Justice calls for lawyer’s arrest

By Billy Ntaote MASERU — Acting Chief Justice, Tšeliso Monaphathi, fired warning shots against er­rant law­yers this week when he called for the arrest of an ad­vocate accused of causing the disappea...
NTSIE

Bid to extradite murder convicted Ntsie

By Billy Ntaote MASERU — Habofanoe Ntsie, the fugitive cameraman who faces a possible death sen­tence over double murder charges, will appear in a South African court to face extradition proceedings ...
LT 02

Deportees say they were abused in SA

By Ntsebeng Motsoeli MASERU — The Minister of Home Affairs, Joang Molapo, said the governments of Lesotho and South Africa will investigate allegations that scores of Basotho were abused while awaiti...