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By IAfrica
Jul 20th, 2014
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Swaziland isn’t known for the probity of its judicial system, so we can hardly be surprised that another two journalists are behind bars on spurious, politically-motivated charges. But the country’s lack of democratic progress and casual di...
By IAfrica
Jul 19th, 2014
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  IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Swaziland   MBABANE, Swaziland, July 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On July 15, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded...
By IAfrica
Jul 16th, 2014
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  AUC Chairperson joins meeting of African Ministers of Integration in Swaziland   ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 16, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — African Union Commission Chairperson, H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrive...
By IAfrica
Jun 12th, 2014
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Swaziland: UN experts condemn continued detention and trial of human rights defenders GENEVA, Switzerland, June 12, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A group of United Nations human rights experts today expressed serious concerns at the ar...
By IAfrica
Jun 7th, 2014
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Detention of Human Rights Lawyer and Journalist in Swaziland WASHINGTON, June 7, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC June 6, 2014 The United...
By IAfrica
May 12th, 2014
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Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF’s 2014 Article IV Consultation Mission to Swaziland MBABANE, Swaziland, May 12, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Mr. Jiro Honda visited...
By IndepthAfrica
Apr 30th, 2014
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Sapa-AFP US singer Erykah Badu has been condemned as a hypocrite for singing “Happy Birthday” to Swaziland’s King Mswati III, described by a rights group as a “corrupt tyrant”. inShare Picture taken from www.factmag.com Th...
By IAfrica
Apr 14th, 2014
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The African Union Launches Internet Exchange Point in Swaziland: “Contributing to a faster, more secure and affordable Internet in Africa” MBABANE, Swaziland, April 14, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – On 10th April 2014, the ...
By IAfrica
Apr 4th, 2014
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  NTHAKO MAJORO MASERU– Reputation will be at stake tomorrow when Makoanyane XI take on the Swaziland Under-20 national team in an African Youth Championship Continue Reading »...
By IAfrica
Mar 20th, 2014
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In Swaziland, two held on contempt of court charges CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, March 20, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Authorities in Swaziland should immediately release Bheki Makhubu, editor of the independent newsmagazine The Nation, ...