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Monday, 04-20-15, 14:02Call to Ban 'Nation' Magazine[Swazi Media] Swaziland's Foreign Affairs Minister Chief Mgwagwa Gamedze is angry that copies of the Nation magazine, which carries articles advocating for democracy in the kingdom, were found at King Mswati III Airport and on board a plane flying to South Africa. read more...
Sunday, 04-19-15, 19:58CJ Arrest and Jailed Journalists[Swazi Media] As an arrest warrant is issued against Swaziland's Chief Justice Michael Ramodibedi for alleged abuse of power, two journalists remain in jail in the kingdom for writing and publishing articles alleging the same thing against him. read more...
Sunday, 04-19-15, 19:53Controversial Chief Justice Now Faces Arrest[Swazi Media] Swaziland's Chief Justice Michael Ramodibedi, who is subject to an arrest warrant for alleged abuse of power, ordered the warrant to be declared void. read more...
Sunday, 04-19-15, 11:32Swazi Police On the Trail of More CAF Glory[CAF] Swaziland police football team Royal Leopard were considered cannon fodder when the 2015 CAF Confederation Cup kicked off. read more...
Friday, 04-17-15, 9:52Swazi King Not Above Law in Canada[Swazi Media] The King of Swaziland tried to get a court in Canada to drop a case against him involving an alleged unpaid debt of US$3.5 million because he was a head of state. read more...
Friday, 04-17-15, 9:19Swazi Court Waits for King's Order[Swazi Media] Swaziland's Chief Justice dismissed an attempt by the kingdom's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to arrest a cabinet minister because King Mswati had not given his permission. read more...
Thursday, 04-16-15, 8:15In Swaziland, Progress Towards Malaria Elimination[GFO] New national strategic plan could make southern African nation first on continent to achieve elimination read more...
Thursday, 04-16-15, 7:55South Africa's Questionable Silence About Human Rights Violations in Swaziland[GroundUp] The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), campaigning groups and labour supporting members of the European parliament this month launched protests about the continued harassment and jailing of trade unionists and democracy campaigners in Swaziland. ITUC general secretary Sharan Burrow has noted that, in Swaziland, "Violations against the fundamental rights of workers have become systemic." read more...
Wednesday, 04-15-15, 11:40Swazi Democracy Rally Abandoned[Swazi Media] Prodemocracy activities in Swaziland to mark the 12 April anniversary of the Royal decree that turned the country from a democracy to a kingdom ruled by an autocratic monarch were abandoned at the weekend amid fears that police would attack participants. read more...
Wednesday, 04-15-15, 11:32King's Airport Misses Target By a Mile[Swazi Media] Only 194 passengers a day on average have used Swaziland's new US$250 million King Mswati III Airport since commercial flights started in October 2014, official figures have revealed. read more...

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