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Lesotho’s ruling party wins parliamentary election

Lesotho's ruling party has won parliamentary elections after facing a tough challenge from a new opposition group in the tiny Southern African kingdom, plagued by one of the world's worst HIV/Aids crises. The Lesotho Congress for Democracy took 61 constituencies out of a total 80, while the main opposition All Basotho Convention gained 17.

Lesotho ruling party set for poll victory

Lesotho's ruling party looked certain to win parliamentary election on Tuesday after it beat an unexpected challenge from a new opposition group in the isolated African kingdom plagued by poverty and HIV/Aids. The Lesotho Congress for Democracy had won 49 constituencies out of a total 80 so far, while the main opposition All Basotho Convention gained 17.

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