thahane

Thahane, Khethisa back in court

Tefo Tefo The Maseru Magistrate’s Court is today expected to set a trial date for former Energy, Meteorology and Water Affairs Minister Timothy Thahane and suspended Finance Ministry Principal Secret...
SA High commissioner

SA, US reassure Basotho

Billy Ntaote The South African High Commission and American Embassy have allayed fears their respective countries could pull the plug on Lesotho funding due to the current prorogation of parliament. ...
nthabiseng makoane

Nurses urged to uphold ethics

impho Sello The Deputy Minister of Health, Nthabiseng Makoae, says the continued “revitalisation” of the nursing profession helps strengthen the country’s healthcare system. Dr Makoae was speaking at...
body exhumed

Council exhumes body from church backyard

Limpho Sello The Maseru City Council (MCC) this week exhumed the body of 80-year-old Adelina Tau from a Motimposo church backyard where it had been buried for the past two weeks, arguing its intermen...
lekhetho

PFD calls for ‘govt of national unity’

Letuka Chafotsa The Popular Front for Democracy (PFD) is calling for a Government of National Unity (GNU) comprising all the major political parties “in order to preserve peace and stability” in the ...
metsing

LCD supporters blast Metsing

Billy Ntaote The decision by Deputy Prime Minister and Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) leader Mothetjoa Metsing to enter into an alliance with the Democratic Congress (DC) has exposed divisions ...
Thom Thabane (2)

Thabane rallies ABC supporters

Keiso Mohloboli QUTHING –– Prime Minister and All Basotho Convention (ABC) leader, Thomas Thabane, has challenged his party to win the 2017 general election with an outright majority that would enabl...
metsing

Coalition pact collapses

  . . . as LCD leader breathes fire Bongiwe Zihlangu/Billy Ntaote A political pact of three political parties that gave birth to Lesotho’s first ever coalition government has effectively collaps...
LCS Commissioner

LCS Commissioner suspended

Keiso Mohloboli THE Lesotho Correctional Services (LCS) Commissioner, Napo Sefali, was suspended yesterday for alleged corruption, incompetence and insubordination. According to an LCS source privy t...
pohamba

Namibia president jets in over crisis

Billy Ntaote The President of Namibia, Hifikepunye Pohamba — who is also chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation — arrives in...