Lesotho

Flag of LesothoLesotho (Listeni/lɨˈsuːtuː/ li-soo-too), officially the Kingdom of Lesotho, is a landlocked country and enclave, completely surrounded by its only neighbouring country, South Africa. It is just over 30,000 km2 (11,583 sq mi) in size and has a population slightly over two million. Its capital and largest city is Maseru. Lesotho is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. The name Lesotho translates roughly into the land of the people who speak Sesotho. About 40% of the population live below the international poverty line of US $1.25 a day.

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01/19/2021 - 14:47
[Lesotho Times] BOKANG 'Lefty' Mothoana has finally lifted the lid on...
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01/19/2021 - 14:47
[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Taekwondo Association (LTA) was recently...
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01/19/2021 - 08:15

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