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Lesotho
Capital: Maseru
Population: 2,067,000
Conventional Name: Kingdom of Lesotho
Chief of State: King Letsie III
Head of State: Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili
National Anthem: Lesotho fatse la bo ntat'a rona (Lesotho, Land of Our Fathers)
Lyrics/Music: Francois Coillard/Ferdinand
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sotho_people

The Basotho are a Bantu ethnic group whose ancestors have lived in southern Africa since around the fifth century. The Basotho nation emerged from the ...

www.sahistory.org.za/article/basotho

Apr 21, 2016 ... Moshoeshoe is seen as the father of the Basotho people as he was responsible for drawing together the scattered Sotho peoples who had ...

www.sahistory.org.za/article/sotho-south-sotho-or-basotho

Jun 27, 2016 ... Sotho (South Sotho or Basotho) people are concentrated in the Free State, Gauteng and Eastern Cape Provinces, with small groups in Namibia ...

www.lesothoemb-usa.gov.ls/about/default.php

History of the Basotho The emergence of Basotho as a nation occurred around 1818 when King Moshoeshoe (1786-1870) formed alliances with an amalgam of  ...

www.lesedifm.co.za/sabc/home/lesedifm/notices/details?id=5e9055d2-b7c8-4615-a839-c16d6cb1c77a&title=The%20Origin%20of%20the%20Basotho%20Nation

Jan 28, 2016 ... The Origins of the Basotho Nation. Like with many nations, there are mythical and historical stories of the origin of the Basotho nation. There is ...

www.everyculture.com/Ja-Ma/Lesotho.html

The Basotho hat, a conical woven hat with a distinctive topknot, is a symbol of Lesotho's unification. It depicts a mountaintop, conical and topknotted, which is ...

www.aranda.co.za/catalogue/basotho-heritage-blankets

The Aranda basotho blanket has a deep cultural significance and history. What makes the Basotho blankets unique is the layout of the design, the various ...

www.sesotho.web.za/lesotho.htm

Basotho in Lesotho. Sotho speaking peoples have been in Southern Africa since around 1400 after moving to this area from central parts of Africa. The Basotho ...

maliba-lodge.com/blanketwrap/2010/lesotho-stories/the-history-of-the-basotho-traditional-blanket

Nov 1, 2010 ... Nowadays the Basotho tribal blanket (Seanamarena) is such a common sight in Lesotho, that tourists tend to assume that it was a local ...