Independence Day ‑ Lesotho

Event Name Independence Day - Lesotho
Start Date 4th Oct 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Every year on October 4, Lesotho celebrates the independence it achieved from Britain in 1966. 

People from every district are dressed in  colors representing their district and traditional songs and dances are performed throughout the day. The members of the royal family of Lesotho, together with the Prime Minister and his Cabinet ministers, Heads of the Diplomatic Missions, Senior Government Officials and delegates from other countries within the Southern African Development Community region, all come to participate in the Independence Day celebrations.

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