Public Eye
Fokothi Demystified
The initiation of first-year students at the Lerotholi Polytechnic has always been shrouded in mystery—and largely ignored by the general public. But the death of three learners in a space of three years—reportedly during the initiation—has put both the institution and longstandi...
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Mosuhli targets Two Oceans marathon
By Bereng Mpaki
MASERU- Crack long-distance runner Moeketsi Mosuhli has twice participated in the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, but has not been able to clinch the grueling 56-km event—one of South Africa’s premier  races.
In 2010, Mosuhli came second in the competition whose w...
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Why rationalisation of school fees was such a big mistake
By Mzamane Nhlapo
In the Public Eye of January 16-22 2012, Billy Ntaote does an excellent job in capturing the anguish of some principals caused by the Ministry of Education and Training’s rationalising or standardising of school fees in 2012.
The origins of the rationalisation a...
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Village Pope meets Bra Taks
Bra Taks
By Bereng Mpaki
MASERU- Afro-jazz legend Tšepo Tshola—AKA The Village Pope—is producing Takatso Ramakhula’s debut album.
The first single off the album ‘Tlohong (Re tl’o lokisa naha)’ was released to local radio stations last week. The song, whose message is as powerful...
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…as Thabane continues LCD onslaught
Thabane greeting a ABC youth in Ribaneng rally
By Billy Ntaote
MATELILE – The All Basotho Convention leader Mr Tom Thabane has scoffed at widespread speculation Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili is set to leave the ruling Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) and form a new party....
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Thahane presents budget for communication ministry
Maseru – Acting Minister of Communications, Science and Technology, Dr. Timothy Thahane has proposed that the ministry be allocated M78.750,515 million to be able to carry forward its objectives and visions for the year 2012/13.
Presenting the Ministry’s budget at the National...
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Marabe quits Santos
By Nthako Majoro
MASERU- Premier League giants Matlama are fighting for the return of their former striker, Litšepe Marabe, who was signed by Botswana Premiership side, Flamengo Santos, six months ago.
Marabe penned a two-year deal with Santos, but did not receive his salary for...
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