MASERU — Two senior Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) officials who are part of a taskforce set up to investigate squabbles within the party were sent packing when they visited Mekaling constituency in Mohale’s Hoek last Tuesday. LCD deputy secretary general, Tšeliso Mokhosi, and proportional representation MP, Pashu Mochesane, were blocked from visiting Mekaling constituency [...]
MASERU — Court of Appeal President Justice Michael Ramodibedi is expected to file a constitutional case tomorrow challenging Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s request for him to resign. By last night his lawyers were busy putting final touches to the lawsuit that will be the first of its kind in Lesotho and southern Africa. Justice Ramodibedi [...]
MASERU — Water Affairs Minister Timothy Thahane is expected to be charged on Monday for corruption, fraud and abuse of office in connection with the block farming scandal.The charges will make Thahane the first incumbent minister to be indicted for corruption since the return of democracy in 1993. The charges are a culmination of an [...]
MASERU — Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Communications, Nokhululeko Zaly, was suspended following a massive fallout over the awarding of a multimillion maloti tender, the Lesotho Times can reveal. Zaly who has been at the ministry for six months received her suspension letter from government secretary Motlatsi Ramafole on Monday. Ramafole said Zaly was [...]
MASERU — It never rains but pours for Lephuthela Ntsie, the controversial cameraman who fled the country in March last year before the High Court could sentence him for two murders. Ntsie will soon be fighting Lesotho’s attempts to have him extradited from South Africa where he has been hiding until he was recently arrested. [...]
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