About Lesotho

Lesotho is a landlocked country in southern Africa. In fact, it is well-known for being completely encircled by its neighboring South Africa. The only other countries that are surrounded by other countries are Vatican City and San Marino. The landscape of Lesotho is mountainous and beautiful. It is notable for having an elevation of over 1,500 m throughout the entire country, which allows for a cooler climate than is common in southern Africa. 

Lesotho Trivia

What is the biggest city in Lesotho?

Maseru is the largest city in Lesotho and the capital of the country. The city has more than 200,000 people.

Biggest Cities In Lesotho

What is the Currency of Lesotho?

The official currency of Lesotho is the Lesotho loti.

What is the Currency of Lesotho?

What Languages Are Spoken In Lesotho?

English and Sesotho are the official languages of Lesotho. Sesotho is also the country’s national language. It is a Southern Bantu language that is spoken as a first language by over 90% of Lesotho’s population. Zulu, Phuthi, and Xhosa are some of the other languages spoken by small sections of the country’s population. Afrikaans is spoken by a section of immigrants in Lesotho.

Languages Of Lesotho

What Kind of Government Does Lesotho Have?

Lesotho is a parliamentary representative democratic constitutional monarchy.

What Type Of Government Does Lesotho Have?