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Community Council / Constituency
Lithabaneng is located in Lesotho
Geographic Center of Community
Coordinates: 29°21′58″S 27°32′17″E / 29.36611°S 27.53806°E / -29.36611; 27.53806
Country  Lesotho
District Maseru District
Elevation[1] 5,771 ft (1,759 m)
Population (2006)
 • Total 28,371
Time zone CAT (UTC+2)
Coordinates computed from Lesotho Villages file.[2]

Lithabaneng is a constituency and community council in the Maseru Municipality located in the Maseru District of Lesotho. The population in 2006 was 28,371.[3]


The community of Lithabaneng includes the villages of Borokhoaneng, Botšabelo, Ha Keiso (Lithabaneng), Ha Khechane, Ha Leqele, Ha Matala, Ha Nelese, Lefikeng (Lithabaneng), Lepereng, Lithabaneng, Makoanyane, Matala Phase II, Mathokoane, Sekoting, Sekoting (Ha Leqele) and Upper Thamae.[3]

Education and Health Care[edit]

The SOS Children's Village Maseru situated in Lithabaneng contains; a kindergarten with a capacity of 125 children, a primary school with a capacity of 490 children, family housing, social centre, youth facility and a medical centre that can provide medical treatment to up to 1,000 patients per month.[4]


  1. ^ GTOPO30 via GeoNames. Retrieved 2010-09-06.
  2. ^ Google Earth Download Site Retrieved 2010-07-21.
  3. ^ a b Lesotho Bureau of Statistics, Village List Archived 2009-11-13 at the Wayback Machine. 2006.
  4. ^ SOS Children's Village Maseru Retrieved 2010-09-07.

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