Tuesday

Ministers under probe

Police are investigating current and former government ministers for alleged corruption, the Lesotho Times can reveal.

Yesterday Police Commissioner Kizito Mhlakaza confirmed that he was investigating several current and former ministers.

He however refused to name them for fear of jeopardising investigations.

Mhlakaza’s confirmation comes a few days after Prime Minister Tom Thabane called on the police to arrest corrupt current and former ministers.

Thabane was speaking at a gathering in Hololo constituency in Butha-Buthe on Sunday.

Read more: Ministers under probe : Lesotho Times