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2014/04/18 12:09
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King Mswati III (Reuters/Lerato Maduna) Imagine a mountainous kingdom at the edge of a lush, tropical continent, where one house has clung to power for hundreds of years. The aged king passed away...
2014/04/18 12:09
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2014/04/17 16:29
2014/04/17 16:29
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Cape Town — Editors and publishers from across the world have singled out the governments of Egypt, Ethiopia, South Africa and Swaziland for threatening free expression and media freedom. At a...
2014/04/17 15:34
2014/04/17 15:34
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Swaziland's autocratic King Mswati III holds assets worth E1.39 billion (US$140 million) in the vast Tibiyo TakaNgwane conglomerate of companies that he owns 'in trust for the nation'. Tibiyo made...
2014/04/16 11:30
2014/04/16 11:30
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Police and court officials in Swaziland have been caught on the hop by the support given to the magazine editor and human rights lawyer presently in jail awaiting trial on charges arising from...
2014/04/16 09:34
2014/04/16 09:34
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Swaziland's King Mswati III. File picture: Siphiwe Sibeko Durban - Not willing to have his birthday upstaged by the weekend observations of Easter, King Mswati III has decreed that the celebration of...
2014/04/14 11:34
2014/04/14 11:34
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Swaziland's King Mswati III. File picture: Siphiwe Sibeko Mbabane - One month before King Mswati must prove his country’s commitment to labour and human rights or lose trade benefits essential to the...
2014/04/13 12:29
2014/04/13 12:29
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Swaziland's justice system was in a state of confusion on Thursday (10 April 2014) when magazine editor Bheki Makhubu and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko were remanded in custody until 14 April...
2014/04/13 12:29
2014/04/13 12:29
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Police in Swaziland illegally abducted prodemocracy leaders on Saturday (12 April 2014), drove them up to 30 kilometres away, and dumped them to prevent them taking part in a meeting calling for...
2014/04/09 11:30
2014/04/09 11:30
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The Swazi public have been banned from visiting the new King Mswati III Airport in Swaziland in case they wear out floor tiles in the passenger lounge. The no-visitors directive has been issued by...
2014/04/04 15:34
2014/04/04 15:34
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Social media in Swaziland are beating mainstream media to the punch in the coverage of the arrest and jailing of a magazine editor and a human rights lawyer. Bheki Makhubu, editor of the Nation...
2014/04/03 07:29
2014/04/03 07:29
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The Swaziland Government says it has to put Bheki Makhubu, the magazine editor charged with contempt of court, in leg-irons because he is a 'security risk'. But, it will not say why he is a risk...
2014/04/01 10:33
2014/04/01 10:33
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A Swaziland newspaper has reported criticisms of the competence of a judge at a time when one editor and a writer are in jail awaiting contempt of court charges for criticising the kingdom's...
2014/03/31 17:15
2014/03/31 17:15
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A fortnight ago we woke up to headlines that said Thulani R Maseko, a prominent human rights lawyer in Swaziland, had been arrested and that the Nation's managing editor, Bheki Makhubu, was wanted by...
2014/03/28 05:18
2014/03/28 05:18
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Swaziland has opened a new R3-billion international airport... but no airlines want to fly there. Monarch King Mswati III opened the expensive new facility, named after himself, and said: "We...
2014/03/27 06:29
2014/03/27 06:29
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A South African Sunday newspaper was banned from Swaziland because it published an article that might embarrass King Mswati III. Swazi Police confiscated from newspaper distributors all copies of the...
2014/03/25 07:29
2014/03/25 07:29
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Swaziland has officially opened the newly constructed King Mswati III International Airport. The new airport estimated to initially cost about $150 million forms part of the country's Millennium...
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2014/03/24 13:29
2014/03/24 13:29
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The Swaziland magazine editor Bheki Makhubu, whose arrest and jailing has sparked an outcry across the world, appeared in court in leg irons for a bail application. Makhubu, editor of the Nation...
2014/03/21 12:30
2014/03/21 12:30
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When he launched his - sorry Swaziland's - brand new airport, King Mswati III was determined to make a clear point to all the detractors who had criticised the project over the years. So in front of...
2014/03/20 15:34
2014/03/20 15:34
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Rights group Amnesty International on Wednesday (19.03.2014) called on authorities in Swaziland to free an editor and a human rights lawyer who were detained by the police. Bekhi Makhubu, editor of...
2014/04/18 12:09
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