Lesotho, a high-altitude, landlocked kingdom encircled by South Africa, is crisscrossed by a network of rivers and mountain ranges including the 3,482m-high peak of Thabana Ntlenyana. On the Thaba Bosiu plateau, near Lesotho’s capital, Maseru, are ruins dating from the 19th-century reign of King Moshoeshoe I. Thaba Bosiu overlooks iconic Mount Qiloane, an enduring symbol of the nation’s Basotho people.
Below are the top 10 richest people in Lesotho in 2018 as released by Forbes.
7. Pontso Sekatle
Pontso S. M. Sekatle is a politician and academic in Lesotho. Sekatle lectured at the National University of Lesotho from 1984 to 2001.
6. Mohlabi Tsekoa
Mohlabi Kenneth Tsekoa is a Lesotho politician who was Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lesotho from 2007 to 2015.
5. Ntlhoi Motsamai
Ntlhoi Motsamai is a Lesotho politician who has been the Speaker of the National Assembly twice; first, from 1999 to 2012, then from March 2015 to June 2017. Motsamai worked as a teacher before entering politics.