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AllAfrica.com
Swazi King Prepares Lavish SADC Summit As Population Starvesmonth, Swaziland will host the 36th Southern African Development Commuinty (SAD
Swazi King Prepares Lavish SADC Summit As Population Starves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
month, Swaziland will host the 36th Southern African Development Commuinty (SADC) Heads of State summit, with King Mswati III set to take over as chairman of the regional body. In Swazi media King Mswati's ascendance as chairman of SADC is... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Swazi king prepares lavish summit as population starvesNext month, Swaziland will host the 36th Southern African Development Commuinty
Swazi king prepares lavish summit as population starves
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
Next month, Swaziland will host the 36th Southern African Development Commuinty (SADC) Heads of State summit, with King Mswati III set to take over as chairman of the regional body. In Swazi media King Mswati’s ascendance as chairman of SADC is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UK Unions Back Swazi Rights CampaignCharter, which is discussed in another new ACTSA publication Women's Rights in
UK Unions Back Swazi Rights Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Charter, which is discussed in another new ACTSA publication Women's Rights in Swaziland. The paper reported that King Mswati III, the absolute monarch in Swaziland, was one of the main reasons why women in the kingdom remain oppressed. ACTSA... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Swaziland rights group lashes King Mswati over jet purchaseSolidarity Network says buying the new jet is a slap in the face of citizens li
Swaziland rights group lashes King Mswati over jet purchase
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Solidarity Network says buying the new jet is a slap in the face of citizens living in poverty. FILE: King Mswati III. Picture: EWN. JOHANNESBURG – The Swaziland Solidarity Network has lashed out at King Mswati III, questioning his... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mswati’s new jet a ‘spit in the face of those living in poverty’face of those living in poverty’ The Swaziland Solidarity Network says the mon
Mswati’s new jet a ‘spit in the face of those living in poverty’
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
face of those living in poverty’ The Swaziland Solidarity Network says the money comes directly from state coffers. King Mswati III. Picture: Supplied Swaziland,King Mswati III,King Mswati JOHANNESBURG – The Swaziland Solidarity Network (SSN)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
King 'To Blame' for Women's InequalityKing Mswati III, the absolute monarch in Swaziland, is one of the main reasons
King 'To Blame' for Women's Inequality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
King Mswati III, the absolute monarch in Swaziland, is one of the main reasons why women in the kingdom remain oppressed, a new report has concluded. ACTSA (Action for Southern Africa) reported that despite claims that Swaziland was a modern... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Swaziland’s King Mswati III as SADC chair will ‘institutionalise dictatorship’The prospect of Swaziland’s King Mswati III becoming chairperson of the South A
Swaziland’s King Mswati III as SADC chair will ‘institutionalise dictatorship’
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The prospect of Swaziland’s King Mswati III becoming chairperson of the South African Development Community (SADC) was worrisome as such an appointment would institutionalise dictatorship across the region, the Swaziland Solidarity Network (SSN) said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2013 Election Results Still Not Knownof the EBC, which is chaired by Chief Gija Dlamini. 'He was appointed to the p
2013 Election Results Still Not Known
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
of the EBC, which is chaired by Chief Gija Dlamini. 'He was appointed to the position by his half-brother, King Mswati III. According to the constitution, the chair of the EBC should be a judge: Chief Gija is an electrical engineer.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swazi King Set to Get 375-Seater JetKing Mswati III of Swaziland seems set to take delivery of a 375-seater private
Swazi King Set to Get 375-Seater Jet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
King Mswati III of Swaziland seems set to take delivery of a 375-seater private jet, if reports circulating in aviation circles on the Internet are correct. The plane, an Airbus A340-300, is reportedly in Hamburg for cabin interior fitting. It was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swazi King Backs His House SpeakerKing Mswati III, the absolute monarch of Swaziland, has ordered members of parl
Swazi King Backs His House Speaker
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
King Mswati III, the absolute monarch of Swaziland, has ordered members of parliament to return to their duties after they quit the House of Assembly in a dispute over the House Speaker, Themba Msibi. MPs had decided to close parliament in protest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call for Global Pressure On Govtof Swaziland so that it respects human rights and develops a genuinely democrat
Call for Global Pressure On Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
of Swaziland so that it respects human rights and develops a genuinely democratic constitution. The absolute monarch King Mswati III is due to become the chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in August 2016 while his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Commits to Resolving Lesotho Impassesaid. The Double Troika is made up of SADC chairperson, President Lt Gen Dr Se
SADC Commits to Resolving Lesotho Impasse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
said. The Double Troika is made up of SADC chairperson, President Lt Gen Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama, SADC vice chair, King Mswati III of Swaziland, outgoing SADC chair, Zimbabwean President, Mr Robert Mugabe, the chair of the SADC organ on defence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swazi Game Rangers 'Shoot to Kill'King Mswati's subjects live in abject poverty. Many are forced to become hunter
Swazi Game Rangers 'Shoot to Kill'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
King Mswati's subjects live in abject poverty. Many are forced to become hunters and gatherers to avoid starvation. King Mswati III, who rules Swaziland as sub-Saharan Africa's last absolute monarch, has given game rangers permission to... Read more
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iol.co.za
SADC gives Lesotho ultimatumin Gaborone and attended by SADC Heads of State Chairperson Lieutenant General
SADC gives Lesotho ultimatum
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
in Gaborone and attended by SADC Heads of State Chairperson Lieutenant General Ian Khama, Filippe Nyusi, Jacob Zuma, King Mswati III, Robert Mugabe and Kassim Majaliwa, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, Botswana Foreign Affairs Minister Pelonomi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanian Prime Minister to Attend SADC Double Troika SummitJacob Zuma; and Mozambique President and current SADC Troika Chairperson Jacint
Tanzanian Prime Minister to Attend SADC Double Troika Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Jacob Zuma; and Mozambique President and current SADC Troika Chairperson Jacinto Felipe Nyusi. Others are Swaziland King Mswati III, who is also the Deputy SADC Troika, Zimbabwe President and outgoing SADC Chairperson, Mr Robert Mugabe. Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Amnesty in 'Terror' Casesthe exercise of the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful a
No Amnesty in 'Terror' Cases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
the exercise of the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly.' Swaziland is ruled by King Mswati III, sub-Saharan Africa's last absolute monarch. Political parties are not allowed to contest elections. The people... Read more

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