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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News about Lesotho

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08/03/2020 - 16:26
[Daily Maverick] In the wake of the story of the Lesotho national who...
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07/31/2020 - 12:46
[IMF] Washington, DC: The Executive Board of the International...
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07/30/2020 - 18:26

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07/30/2020 - 12:17
[Lesotho Times] Former Health Minister Mphu Ramatlapeng has deplored...
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07/30/2020 - 12:20
[Lesotho Times] Former Deputy Prime Minister and opposition Alliance...
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07/30/2020 - 12:22
[Lesotho Times] Police Commissioner Holomo Molibeli and his close...
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07/30/2020 - 12:19
[Lesotho Times] The nationwide strike by health workers entered its...
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07/30/2020 - 11:46
[Lesotho Times] The Lesotho Police Staff Association (LEPOSA) has...
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07/30/2020 - 11:48
[Lesotho Times] Murder-accused former First Lady 'Maesaiah Thabane...
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07/29/2020 - 17:01
[Lesotho Times] A National University of Lesotho (NUL) employee,...
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07/29/2020 - 17:08
[Lesotho Times] One Precious Garments factory employee has tested...
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07/29/2020 - 17:02
[Lesotho Times] Th new M22, 6 million reconstruction project of the...
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07/29/2020 - 17:04
[Lesotho Times] Former Agriculture and Food Security Minister,...
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07/29/2020 - 16:48
[Lesotho Times] African Clean Energy (ACE) company should be...
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07/29/2020 - 16:49
[Lesotho Times] Gospel star Rorisang Motsamai recently released his...
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07/29/2020 - 16:51
[Lesotho Times] Former Kick4Life director of football Chris Bullock...
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07/29/2020 - 16:50
[Lesotho Times] LESOTHO Revenue Authority (LRA) Commissioner General...
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07/29/2020 - 11:37
[Daily Maverick] According to residents, Thabiso Mokhele, who...
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07/29/2020 - 11:00
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07/28/2020 - 15:09
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