MASERU – Mokoenya Chele discovered Tsepo Tshola in the early 70’s. He recruited him to join his band the BLUE DIAMONDS, and Tsepo dropped out of Lerotholi Polytechnic where he was training as a carpenter.
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Chele is a musician and Basotho culture activist and connoisseur.
He was a founding member and organiser of Morija Arts and Cultural Festival and the Thaba Bosiu Heritage Organisation which seeks to resuscitate the cultural and historical significance in the formation of the Basotho nation, for local and international recognition.
He is also a retired radio broadcaster.