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Mothae mine to re-open

Bereng Mpaki MOTHAE mine will soon restart operations after the signing of a new diamond marketing deal between the government and Lucapa Diamond Company. The mine has been on care and maintenance since July this year when Lucapa…

Magistrates blast ‘vindictive’ Sekoai

Mohalenyane Phakela THE fallout over the recruitment of new judges continued this week with the country’s magistrates accusing the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) secretary, Advocate ‘Mathato Sekoai, of using the issue to fight her own…

Health staff threaten another strike

Limpho Sello DISGRUNTLED health professionals have given the government until tomorrow to pay them promised risk allowances failing which they will embark on yet another crippling nationwide strike from Monday. If the strike proceeds,…

LEPOSA defies Majoro

Pascalinah Kabi THE militant Lesotho Mounted Police Service Staff Association (LEPOSA) has vowed to go ahead with its protest march to petition Prime Minister Moeketsi Majoro to fire Police Commissioner Holomo Molibeli. This despite…

Lemphane-Letsie dumps RCL, forms new party

’Marafaele Mohloboli FORMER Home Affairs principal secretary ’Machabana Lemphane-Letsie this week said she had left the Reformed Congress of Lesotho (RCL) to form a new party called HOPE. Ms Lemphane-Letsie’s departure…

LDF soldiers’ bail application in Matatiele

Ntsebeng Motsoeli THE Matatiele Magistrate Court will tomorrow hear a bail application for two Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) soldiers who are facing charges of illegally entering into South Africa, stock theft, robbery and possession of…

LENASO donates to Maseru orphanage

Bataung Moeketsi THE Lesotho Network of AIDS Service Organisations (LENASO) recently donated clothes, shoes and sanitary pads to 28 children living at the Tholoana ea Lerato orphanage in Maseru. The donations were part of LENASO’s…