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By Kefiloe Kajane Street vendors in Botha Bothe town are accusing the Urban Council of leaving them out in the cold as it parcels out prime land to alleged ‘favoured individuals’. This is contained in a petition signed by 173 complainants...
The ministry of trade and industry says it has come to its attention that there is a circulating document entitled ‘Savingram’ which purports to be issued by the ministry to the business community. In a statement issued yesterday, the ministry says the document falsely...
The ministry of finance informs all Basotho youth of ages from 18 - 45 that there will be another registering exercise for job opportunities from October 14 - November 13 2020. The ministry says Basotho should be aware that there will be designated places...
One of the local political parties outside parliament, Yearn for Economic Sustainability, (YES) has added its voice to some the niggling challenges currently dominating the national discourse, such as the plight of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and the recent non-payment of teachers’ salaries.
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has pleaded with the parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Law and Public Safety Cluster to request registered parties to invoke Section 66 of the national constitution to appoint acting commissioners. This, according to IEC electoral operations manager Pontšo ‘Mamatlere Matete,...
The Office of the Prime Minister has announced the appointment of former foreign affairs and international relations principal secretary, Lerotholi Pheko, as the new government secretary. Pheko replaces former long serving government secretary Moahloli Mphaka who has been appointed as Lesotho’s advisor to the...
The minster of social development, ‘Matebatso Doti, has committed to propose to the minister of foreign affairs to deploy social workers in Lesotho Consulates across South Africa, to enable the system to fast track similar cases in collaboration with the South African government. Doti...
The Lesotho government has finally broken its silence on the detention of two Lesotho Defence Force members held in South Africa for over a month now. According to a statement from the Prime Minister's office, deputy prime minister Mathibeli Mokhothu will head a government...
Maseru city was a scene of pandemonium on Wednesday morning as rioting street vendors engaged in running battles with police. The vendors were protesting at what they called 'government's failure to make good on its promise to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 induced restrictions'...
Six days ago, Pick n Pay Masianokeng launched its official operation, opening it’s doors to the public. This evening about 6:45pm it got robbed by an undisclosed number of armed men. Store manager, Kojang Malahleha confirmed to theReporter that the store was indeed robbed...