Swaziland

Swaziland

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:17:28 GMT
Swaziland Union Leader Shot By Police During Strike Put His Hands Up and Pleaded - Don't Shoot
[Swazi Media] The trade union leader who was shot in the back with a rubber bullet at close range by police in Swaziland /eSwatini during what was until then a peaceful strike has told how he put his hands up and pleaded at the officer not to shoot.

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:37:29 GMT
United Against Rabies in the Kingdom of Eswatini
[WHO] The World Health Organization (WHO), World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Swaziland Animal Welfare Society collaborated with the Government of Eswatini in commemoratin...

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:28:28 GMT
Swaziland Police Shoot Union Leader in Back As Peaceful Workers' Protest Turns Into a 'Battlefield'
[Swazi Media] Police in Swaziland / eSwatini once again attacked striking workers using teargas, water cannon and rubber bullets. One union leader was shot in the back with a live bullet.

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:39:19 GMT
Eswatini and IFAD Partner to Boost Inclusive Financial Services for Smallholder Farmers
[IFAD] About 30,900 rural people in the Kingdom of Eswatini will benefit from a new US$38.5 million project that aims to improve the prosperity and resilience of poor and vulnerable smallholder farmers and micro-entrepreneurs in the country.

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:01:06 GMT
Swaziland Government Goes to Court to Try to Stop Public Sector Workers' Pay Strike
[Swazi Media] The Government of the tiny southern African kingdom of Swaziland / eSwatini has applied to the Industrial Court to have a continuing public service unions' strike for more pay declared illegal.

Swaziland Times

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:45:00 +0200
BELT-TIGHTENING OUT OF TUNE?
Since coming into office, the prime minister and his ministers have been singing a mantra of the need for belt-tightening to reverse our economic slump

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:43:00 +0200
NO FOOD FOR ABANDONED CHILDREN
MBABANE – A place where they are supposed to be taken care of, fed and given medication has turned into a living hell. This is the

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:39:00 +0200
PSAS MUST PAY FOR STRIKE DAMAGES - GOVERNMENT
MBABANE – A war of words has ensued between government and public sector associations (PSAs) following the havoc that reigned during a recent industrial action. The

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:36:00 +0200
WORKERS CAMP AT BANK FOR BOSS, DEMAND PAY
NHLANGANO – A piece of undeveloped land adjacent to the Nhlangano Nedbank was turned into a scene of protest when angry workers confronted their employer

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:32:00 +0200
11 GIRLS (12-19) FALL PREGNANT DAILY
PIGG’S PEAK – The only baby a 12-year-old should be carrying on her back is a ‘Barbie doll’ but according to health statistics for 2017,

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