The relative prestige of South Africa has led, slowly, to a numbing against issues of food insecurity. Sure, the United Nations says almost one billion people go to bed each night hungry, but for many of us, that reality is buried safely in distance, becoming further and further removed. Only it isn’t, really. A quick look over our borders tells us Lesotho is grappling with severe issues of food insecurity – and desperate hunger. By KHADIJA PATEL.