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Lesotho (Vol 3, 2006)
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See also 'Lesotho' in 2004 | 2005 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019.

Contents Volume 3, 2006.

The political calm that Lesotho had enjoyed since the general elections of 2002 was threatened by mounting discontent with government and the breakaway from the ruling Lesotho Congress for Democracy (LCD) of 18 of its own MPs to form the All Basotho Convention Party (ABC). This reduced the LCD's majority in parliament to just two, prompting Prime Min…

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Southall, Roger, “Lesotho (Vol 3, 2006)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2006_COM_0045>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004162631, ISSN: 1871-2525



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