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Leselinyana Newspaper

Leselinyana newspaper, dated February 1878, with a letter from Asser Sehahabane, a Mosotho evangelist who was then working to establish a mission in Bonyai (Zimbabwe). …

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Date: February 1878

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Leselinyana newspaper, dated February 1878, with a letter from Asser Sehahabane, a Mosotho evangelist who was then working to establish a mission in Bonyai (Zimbabwe). Leselinyana is one of the pre-eminent sources for Lesotho history, and is the longest surviving vernacular newspaper in sub-Saharan Africa.

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