Bachelor, National University Lesotho, 1992. Master of Science in Social Research Methods, University Surrey, Guildford, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University Cape Town, South Africa, 2007.
Lecturer to senior lecturer National University Lesotho, Maseru, 1992—2003. Research specialist Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, since 2007. Consultant ECRA Consulting, Maseru, Lesotho, 1998—2002, Masdar Consulting, London, 2005—2006.
Students' writing consultant University Cape Town, 2006. Researcher Child, Youth, Family and Social Development, Cape Town, since 2007.
Member, teachers' union Lesotho University Teachers and Researchers Union, Maseru, Lesotho, 1992—2002. Member Parent-Teachers Association, Hillcrest School, Cape Town, 2003—2008.
Married Kelebohile Makoae (div. April 30, 2008); children: Nate Tuntu, Khabane Khabibi.