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Demonstration Alert – Protests at the National University of Lesotho
October 26, 2021

Location: National University of Lesotho, Roma, Lesotho

Event: There is an ongoing protest at the National University of Lesotho. Press reports indicate people may have been injured during the protest.

Actions to Take:  

  • Avoid the area in and around the National University of Lesotho campus.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds and demonstrations and remember that peaceful demonstrations can turn violent.


U.S. Embassy Maseru
254 Kingsway Avenue
Maseru, Lesotho
Phone: +266-2231-2666
Email: USConsularMaseru@state.gov
Website: https://ls.usembassy.gov

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