As a key sector that leads to a more employable and productive workforce capable of competing locally and globally, education receives a significant share of government’s recurrent expenditure proposals. A renewed strategic plan has focused on consolidating areas in the education sector that require...
With the advent of COVID–19 which has brought the world to a complete shutdown, Lesotho’s construction industry has also suffered in more ways than one. The construction of Polihali Dam, which is the centrepiece of Phase II of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project was not spared the...
The board of directors of First National Bank of Lesotho last week announced the appointment of Delekazi Mokebe as chief executive of FNB Lesotho effective from 08 June 2020. Announcing the appointment, the Lesotho Board Chairperson, Ian Leyenar said, “This is a milestone decision which affirms our commitment to...
The purpose of local government is to provide a system under which Councils perform the functions and exercise the powers conferred by or under this Act and any other Act for the peace, order and good government of their municipal districts. Local authorities are subordinate corporations formed by...
Lesotho’s economy relies mainly on South African Economy. This became evident during the lockdown. Lesotho’s economy is now on its knees due to the lockdown, especially due to closed borders. In this interview, local economist Majakathata Mokoena (MM) tells theReporter’s ‘Majirata Latela (ML) what the country needs...
The first Mosotho to be appointed in that position of Managing Director, Mpho Vumbukani, has decided to resign from standard Lesotho bank.  The news was broken on August 14 2019 by the bank which indicated that his resignation was effective from September 30 2019.
Veteran administrator and electrical engineer Futho Hoohlo was this month appointed Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) chief executive officer. He is entrusted, among others, with leading the development of the water utility’s five-year corporate strategic plan and monitoring its implementation. This entails overseeing the development of costed...