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I want to go global Tshitso

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Wearing a mask can also protect your hearing

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Lesotho diamond of Cullinan class

A diamond that features prominently in the British Crown Jewels may have originated from very far below the Earth’s surface - several times deeper th…

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Suppliers’ payments could be delayed by false claims

MASERU - The Ministry of Finance has started processing delayed payments to hundreds of suppliers, but there is a worrying factor where others are trying to manipulate the system and claim payments they are not entitled to, officials have revealed.

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SMEs targeted for business growth support skills during Covid-19

MASERU – The Covid-19 pandemic is negatively affecting economies around the world and Lesotho is not an exception. The Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector in the country is p…

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A Day in the Life of a Vegetable Farmer in Lesotho: Thabo Lefatle

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Maluti Rotary new president speaks

MASERU - The new president of Maluti Rotary Club, Yande Sikazwe Mothae, has set for herself a number of rather tough goals as she ventures into her new journey at the helm of the club.

Lesotho cannabis exported to Israel

An Israeli company has received approval to import indoor grown cannabis to Israel from Canada and is already importing cannabis from Lesotho.


Rugby federation donates food parcels to players

MASERU - The Federation of Lesotho Rugby (FLR) will be distributing food parcels to rugby players who are less fortunate on Monday July 6 at Setsoto …


Sports leader with a big heart

It is quite rare in the Mountain Kingdom to have a mere 35-year-old holding the position of chief executive officer in a big organisation like the Le…


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Held teachers’ salaries to be released

MASERU- Government has resolved to reimburse salaries of teachers who went on strike in September l…


PLMC declares elite league complete

MASERU - The Premier League Management Committee (PLMC) and all Econet premier league clubs have re…

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AU study: COVID-19 could cost Africa $500 billion, damage tourism and aviation sectors

Up to 20 million jobs in the formal and informal sectors in Africa could be lost because of COVID-19, according to a new study by the African Union. Released in early April, the study found that foreign direct investment (FDI), tourism receipts and remittance flows will also suffer significant dec…

By Kingsley Ighobor


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A call for a Pan-African roadmap Book

Many books on Africa’s development often paint a dystopian picture of a continent heading towards a cliff-edge. But in the recently-published Africa’s Critical Choices: A Call for a pan-African Roadmap, Ibrahim Mayaki details the continent’s potentials, proffers solutions to seemingly intractable p…

By Kingsley Ighobor


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What is the future of poverty in Africa?

The global burden of poverty is highly concentrated in Africa, with more than 150 million people living in extreme poverty in just two countries - Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo - according to World Data Lab. Recent trends in poverty reduction could prove difficult to maintain. …

By Zachary Donnenfeld


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Region 5 LOC chair applauds Govt for backing games

Region 5 Local Organising Committee (LOC) Chairperson Fusi Notoane has applauded the government for backing the forthcoming Region 5 Youth Games Maseru 2020 in the budget speech made by Finance Minister Dr. Moeketsi Majoro on Wednesday February 26. Mr. Notoane welcomed the statement, saying he always reiterated that the regional games will rely o…

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