Basutoland (present day Lesotho) is founded by Moshoeshoe, who unites groups who repel challenges from Zulus.
The area becomes a British protectorate.
Independence is gained and the Kingdom of Lesotho emerges.
The Prime Minister declares a state of emergency; mass food shortages occur after a three-year drought.
Lesotho launches program to offer HIV tests to all citizens.
Two consecutive crop failures cause Lesotho to face one of the worst food crises in its history