Moshesh

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Moshesh

(mɒˈʃɛʃ) or

Moshoeshoe

n
(Biography) died 1870, African chief, who founded the Basotho nation, now Lesotho
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3 million) loan agreement to co-finance the reconstruction of Moshoeshoe I International Airport.
The prince, a son of Moshoeshoe I who founded the Kingdom of Lesotho, died there in 1863 after walking in the rain and developing pneumonia.
A comment to make about Lesotho - the name by which the Basutoland Protectorate of 1868 was originally known when founded in 1824 by wise King Moshoeshoe I, and to which it reverted being called as an independent country in 1966 - is that it does produce absorbing literature.