Local Contractors Cry Foul Over Chinese Dominance

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL contractors have ganged up to fight what they describe as the “glaring bias” which has seen major government construction tenders being awarded to Chinese companies.

[Lesotho Times] LOCAL contractors have ganged up to fight what they describe as the "glaring bias" which has seen major government construction tenders being awarded to Chinese companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Ribaneng Accident Declared National Disaster

[Lesotho Times] THE government has declared the Ribaneng bus accident that recently killed 14 passengers and severely injured 22 others in the Mafeteng district a national disaster.

[Lesotho Times] THE government has declared the Ribaneng bus accident that recently killed 14 passengers and severely injured 22 others in the Mafeteng district a national disaster.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Basotho Want Electoral System Changed

[Lesotho Times] MOST Basotho want a change in the electoral system and more powers to be given to the King as they feel that the current governance institutions fall short of their expected effectiveness in addressing the economic, social, and politica…

[Lesotho Times] MOST Basotho want a change in the electoral system and more powers to be given to the King as they feel that the current governance institutions fall short of their expected effectiveness in addressing the economic, social, and political needs of the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Thabane Fraud Suspect Granted M5k Bail

[Lesotho Times] THABANG Mojakhomo, who is facing charges of defrauding the First Lady, ‘Maesaiah Thabane’s Trust Fund of M65 000, was yesterday granted M5000 bail by Maseru Magistrate Litṧitso Selialia.

[Lesotho Times] THABANG Mojakhomo, who is facing charges of defrauding the First Lady, 'Maesaiah Thabane's Trust Fund of M65 000, was yesterday granted M5000 bail by Maseru Magistrate Litṧitso Selialia.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Lesotho to Open Auction Floors for Wool and Mohair

[Lesotho Times] SIX cabinet subcommittee members are holding meetings with farmers throughout the country to discuss the new direction that the wool and mohair industry is now taking following the recent gazetting of new wool and mohair licencing regul…

[Lesotho Times] SIX cabinet subcommittee members are holding meetings with farmers throughout the country to discuss the new direction that the wool and mohair industry is now taking following the recent gazetting of new wool and mohair licencing regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

‘Meat Import Ban Requires Inclusivity’

[Lesotho Times] ECONOMIC revolution movement, Home of Aggressive Entrepreneurs of Lesotho (HAE) says while it hails the government’s move to ban importation of some agricultural produce, there is need to include stakeholders in the processes.

[Lesotho Times] ECONOMIC revolution movement, Home of Aggressive Entrepreneurs of Lesotho (HAE) says while it hails the government's move to ban importation of some agricultural produce, there is need to include stakeholders in the processes.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Majara’s Lawyers in ‘Secret’ Meetings With Metsing

[Lesotho Times] PRIME MINISTER Thomas Thabane says the government has received “worrisome” intelligence reports of secret meetings in South Africa between lawyers of the embattled Chief Justice Nthomeng Majara and the self-exiled leader of Lesotho Cong…

[Lesotho Times] PRIME MINISTER Thomas Thabane says the government has received "worrisome" intelligence reports of secret meetings in South Africa between lawyers of the embattled Chief Justice Nthomeng Majara and the self-exiled leader of Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD), Mothetjoa Metsing.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho