Tsepong nurses demand better pay

MASERU — Nurses at Tsepong Clinic are up in arms against their management demanding an improvement in their salaries and working conditions. Tsepong Clinic is run under a partnership between the gove...

Teenager deported from SA

MASERU — A 13-year-old boy from Tajane village in Mafeteng has been deported from South Africa after he was found wandering in the streets of Johannesburg on Tuesday. The boy was taken to the Lesotho...

A battalion of fools

R umour has it that while on a four-day state visit to Malaysia last week Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili received an urgent call from one of his officers in Maseru on Thursday afternoon. The offic...

Fake sick leave scam

MASERU — Queen Elizabeth II Hospital has been rocked by a scam involving unscrupulous doctors who are selling sick leave notes to people who are not ill. Under normal circumstances a sick leave note ...

Attorney threatens Law Society

MASERU – A prominent local attorney has threatened to sue the Law Society of Lesotho if it fails to rein in advocates who are stealing clients from attorneys. Qhalehang Letsika, an attorney who is al...

Taxi operators to spear-head protests

MASERU – The Maseru Region Transport Operators (MRTO) is today expected to lead a protest against poor service delivery by the government. The taxi association also wants the government to approve a ...

NIP president ousted in boardroom coup

MASERU — National Independent Party (NIP) acting president Serame Khampepe was ousted in a boardroom coup on Sunday as a fierce power struggle within the party plunged to new depths. Party chairman K...

Siverts pledges to make NUL a better place

MASERU — New National University of Lesotho (NUL) vice-chancellor, Sharon Siverts, pictured below, knows all too well the main challenge facing the institution. “From what I know, NUL has waned from ...

Duo acquitted of murder

MASERU — Two men who were suspected of killing a herder in a row over stolen sheep in Quthing eight years ago were acquitted by the High Court yesterday. Sebata Makitle and Retšelisitsoe Ramokoena we...