Kingdom of Lesotho
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Lesotho fatse la bo ntat'a rona (Lesotho, Land of Our Fathers)
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sotho (South Sotho or Basotho) people are concentrated in the Free State,
Gauteng and Eastern Cape Provinces, with small groups in Namibia and Zambia.
www.lesedifm.co.za/sabc/home/lesedifm/notices/details?id=5e9055d2-b7c8-4615-a839-c16d6cb1c77a&title=The Origin of the Basotho Nation
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...