Billy Ntaote is a founding partner of MNN Centre for Investigative Journalism. Formerly, he worked at Lesotho Times & Sunday Express weeklies. Prior to that, started his journalism career with Public Eye Newspapers in October 2009 where he worked until August 2013. He is also Political and Administrative Studies Degree holder from National University of Lesotho.
In 2015 he reported for Mail and Guardian during his three months Investigative Journalism fellowship with amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism in Johannesburg. He received both training in civic leadership and a professional development in broadcasting from Presidential Precinct partner universities and Voice of America English to Africa Service under the Mandela Washington Fellowship.