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1 March 2017, Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho: Nako Makhemeng leads oxen as they plough the field, in the village of Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho. Following the oxen is David Moshoeshoe, 33 years old. Nako and David live on the hillside of Thaba Bosiu, ”Night Mountain” in Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho. They grow vegetables, mainly cabbage and spinach. Thaba Bosiu is a sandstone plateau some 24 kilometers east of Lesotho’s capital, Maseru. The name means Night Mountain, and surrounding the plateau is a small village and open plains. Thaba Bosiu was once the capital of Lesotho, and the mountain was the stronghold of the Basotho king when the kingdom of Lesotho was formed.
- Albin Hillert
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