Let them drink tea!

We are a cattle country. That’s just how it is. If your ancestors did not have cattle, goats or sheep and you claim to be a Mosotho then you better start tracing your roots back to Madagascar or some...

‘PM meddling with the court’

MASERU – A security manager who is locked in a legal dispute with Lets’eng Diamond Mine has accused Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili of influencing a High Court judge to throw out his case last year...

Thahane heckled over job freeze

MASERU – The government’s plan to freeze recruitment for the current financial year opened a Pandora’s box in parliament on Tuesday. Opposition political parties attacked Finance Minister Timothy Tha...

‘Autonomy of Appeal Court under threat’

MASERU – The independence of the Court of Appeal is under threat, according to Justice Michael Ramodibedi. Speaking at the opening of the first session of the Court of Appeal on Monday, Justice Ramod...

Bill to regulate financial institutions

MASERU — Finance Minister Timothy Thahane this week tabled a Bill in Parliament that seeks to regulate operations of financial institutions in the country. The Financial Institutions Bill 2011 is mea...

Suspect dies in police cell

MASERU — A 24-year-old man allegedly involved in a M2 million copper cable heist was found dead in a police cell at Police Headquarters in Maseru. Pheello Molefi from Ha Shelile is suspected to have ...

Mda steps down as law society boss

MASERU — Law Society of Lesotho president Zwelakhe Mda is stepping down from the organisation after nine years at the helm. Mda announced the decision to leave the lawyers’ body in an address during ...

Send them to the floor, bo-’m`e

What the hell is happening on our roads? There is total havoc as construction workers dig up the road, fill it up with gravel, dig again and fill up with more gravel. That cycle is being repeated acr...