Lesotho Modern History

Lesotho is a country located in Southern Africa. With the capital city of Maseru, Lesotho has a population of 2,142,260 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. The first years after Lestoho’s independence in 1966 were marked by political contradictions, coups and periods of military rule. From 1965, the policy was dominated by Leabua Jonathan, leader of the party that was the biggest in independence – the Basutoland National Party…

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Lesotho Healthcare and Money

Lesotho Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview The supply of medicines is insufficient. A well-stocked first-aid kit should be available and prescription medication should be brought with you. There is good medical care in Bloemfontein/South Africa (approx. 130km west of Maseru). Taking out travel health/repatriation insurance is strongly recommended. Note: Lesotho can…

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