MASERU –– Motlatsi Lethaha, 36, of Lisemeng Hlotse was killed by his friend, Matiase Maeka, after a fight over beer on August 29. Police spokesperson Pheello Mphana said a fight arose when a bottle of beer the two friends were sharing fell and spilt the merry waters. “They started fighting until the accused stabbed the deceased with a knife,” Mphana said. “Lethaha died on the spot.” Mphana said the accused fled after the incident but was later arrested. Meanwhile, Mphana also announced the death of 84-year-old Sehloho Makeka of Ha Rapase. Makeka had last been seen on August 26, the day he went to receive his pension. The cause of his death was not known yet, Mphana said.