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By thabo On 21 Jul, 2014 At 02:00 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 1 Comment
Ts'enolo FM Presenter Tšokolo Toi (3)

Kobile says police are not doing enough to track down thugs who destroyed his radio station last week    Keiso Mohloboli Tšenolo FM founder, Mohau Kobile, has hired private investigators to probe the destruction of his radio station by unknown thugs on Wednesday last week. Four unidentified men stormed the Ha Mabote-based radio station at […]

By thabo On 20 Jul, 2014 At 02:19 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
delegation

  Dr Rajen Prasad meets stakeholders over report meant to save coalition government Billy Ntaote The Commonwealth’s Expert Adviser to Lesotho, Rajen Prasad, arrived in Maseru on Thursday with the much-anticipated report, which is expected to help save the coalition government led by Prime Minister Thomas Thabane, and also provide guidelines for Lesotho’s future multiparty governments. […]

By thabo On 20 Jul, 2014 At 02:00 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
crime-scene

’Mantoetse Maama A 24-year-old man appeared before the Mohale’s Hoek Magistrate’s Court on Friday last week for allegedly killing his mother and her lover. The suspect, who is from Ha-‘Mako in Mohale’s Hoek district, reportedly committed the cold-blooded double-murder last Sunday in a fit of rage after finding the two lovebirds in bed. The woman […]

By thabo On 20 Jul, 2014 At 01:21 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
thieves

’Mantoetse Maama Thieves have wreaked havoc in Ha Tšiu where more than 10 households are now buying water at M3 per 20 litres after their water-taps and metres were stolen on a single night last weekend. The households are in the village of Malothoaneng, and the affected residents believe the appliances are being sold to […]

By thabo On 20 Jul, 2014 At 01:30 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Mandela walk

Limpho Sello The South African High Commission marked Nelson Mandela’s birthday on Friday last week, with a 6.7 kilometre fun-walk around Maseru, as well as donating clothing and food-hampers to the needy in Sekamaneng soon after the walk. Mandela was born on July 18 ,1918 and since 2009 on this day, South Africans are urged […]

By thabo On 20 Jul, 2014 At 01:33 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
Director of the Bureau of Statistics Liengoane Lefosa

Tsitsi Matope MORE concerted efforts are needed to protect the livestock sector from deaths caused by diseases and losses due to thefts, the Director of the Bureau of Statistics, Liengoane Lefosa said this week. Ms Lefosa said livestock rearing was a substantial contributor to both rural and urban incomes. The sector, she said, was critical […]

By thabo On 7 Jul, 2014 At 01:11 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 1 Comment
ATM

‘Mantoetse Maama The police are still looking for the suspects who blew-up two Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) located in the Maseru Industrial Area in the early hours of Friday last week. According to the District Commissioner of Maseru Urban Police, Senior Superintendent Mofokeng Kolo, more than M300 000 is suspected to have been stolen in […]

By thabo On 6 Jul, 2014 At 01:44 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
FORMER PS at Ministry of Communications, Science and Technology, Nonkululeko Zaly

Tefo Tefo Former Principal Secretary (PS) for the Ministry of Communications, Science and Technology, Nonkululeko Zaly, continued her battle for reinstatement on Friday last week as her case was brought before the Constitutional Court. Ms Zaly was fired in November last year following a disciplinary hearing which found her unfit to hold office after a […]

By thabo On 6 Jul, 2014 At 01:46 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 2 Comments
One of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class vehicles at the High Court premises.

Tefo Tefo Five top-of-the-range vehicles which used to belong to judges are reportedly being deliberately vandalised in an effort to reduce their book value, when they are eventually auctioned. The cars, among them Mercedes-Benz E-Class Saloons, have been parked at the High Court and Court of Appeal for close to two months, the Sunday Express […]

By thabo On 6 Jul, 2014 At 01:41 PM | Categorized As Local, News | With 0 Comments
District Commissioner of Maseru Urban Police, Senior Superintendent Mofokeng Kolo

Mantoetse Maama A two-and-a-half-year-old child was sexually abused by an unknown assailant in Katlehong on Monday last week. According to the District Commissioner of Maseru Urban Police, Senior Superintendent Mofokeng Kolo, the child had gone to the shops with her friends when she was lured away by the suspect, who is still at large. “The […]