Monday

Convicted Briber Hassles Lesotho

Remember Acres International? The Canadian multinational that was successfully tried and convicted for bribery in Lesotho? Well, they're back in the headlines. They want to pay the M13 million in installments. On the other hand, Lesotho has already spent M28 million on this case and two others, also with positive outcomes for Lesotho. From left and right and probably centre, there have been promises of assistance in these prosecutions, but such aid has yet to arrive. "The Lesotho government has been receiving much praise for proceeding with the extensive trials and investigations across international borders"