Lesotho: Basotho Call for Dual Citizenship, Union With SA

Published: 19/May/2018
Source: Lesotho Times

THE majority of Basotho want Lesotho to establish a union with South Africa, a leading research institute has found.

At least 52 percent of Basotho favour unification with South Africa while 80 percent say they would consider migrating to South Africa.

There are also growing calls for the legalisation of dual citizenship with revelations that 77 percent of Basotho favour dual citizenship with South Africa and 72 percent favour dual citizenship with any other country.

These and other findings are contained in the latest survey report produced and released this week by the internationally-acclaimed Afrobarometer research institute.

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Themes: Dual Nationality
Regions: Lesotho
Year: 2018