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Lesotho (Vol 2, 2005)
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Contents Volume 2, 2005.

Democratisation took another step forward with the conduct of the first local government elections since independence. While these were unsuccessfully challenged as unconstitutional, they proceeded smoothly and peacefully, although registering a low voter turnout. The country's continuing political stability…

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Southall, Roger, “Lesotho (Vol 2, 2005)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 27 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2005_COM_0045>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004154865, ISSN: 1871-2525



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