- Opponents were often arrested, exiled ( like Kanyama Chiume ) or died suspiciously ( like Dick Matenje or Dr . Attati Mpakati ).
- Of the five survivors, two later belonged to the steering committee of LESOMA . Chisiza, who also died in the guerilla campaign, was followed by Attati Mpakati as the new head of LESOMA . Files of the German Democratic Republic ( GDR ) mention his academic formation in the Soviet Union .; however, a British newspaper article speaks of studies in Moscow, Sweden and even the Federal Republic of Germany.