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Mon, 19 Jul 2021 02:00:06 GMT
How Covid-19 Undermines Democracy in Africa
[allAfrica] As the recorded number of infections in Africa edges towards the six million mark, it has become clear that Covid-19 is not only a public health challenge. Apart from the devastating economic impact of lockdowns and related regulations, t...

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:45:19 GMT
eSwatini Crisis - Time to Rethink Governance and Allow Multiparty Democracy
[Daily Maverick] In response to the police and army violence against protesters in Eswatini, the Southern African Human Rights Defenders Network has written to SADC asking for inclusive negotiations to introduce democracy and human rights and making ...

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:48:16 GMT
Eswatini's King Mswati III Appoints Cleopas Dlamini as New Prime Minister
[Nation] Eswatini's King Mswati III on Friday appointed Cleopas Dlamini as the southern African nation's new Prime Minister, the move coming after weeks of protests in a push for democracy.

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 08:19:10 GMT
Why Is West Silent On South Africa, Eswatini Violence?
[The Herald] In August 2018, just after Zimbabwe's general elections, the country witnessed some demonstrations that were staged by opposition activists who had lost patience in waiting for the presidential election results.

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 10:43:19 GMT
Mswati's Iron Fists and Hollow Handshakes Mask Moves to Conceal Crimes Against a Mourning Nation
[Daily Maverick] The king of Eswatini has summoned the nation to convene at Ludzidzini Royal Palace on Friday ahead of another mass anti-monarchy protest as police collect bullets from dead bodies to conceal evidence for crimes against humanity.

Swaziland Times

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:52:00 +0200
HEAD TEACHERS: PUPILS NOT READY FOR EXAMS
MANZINI – As schools reopen on Monday, there is a dilemma on the academic fate of pupils as head teachers believe they are not ready

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:50:00 +0200
DO AWAY WITH EXTERNAL EXAMS - SNAT
MANZINI – Government should do away with external examinations this year, says the Swaziland National Association of Teachers (SNAT). President of SNAT Mbongwa Dlamini said his

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:49:00 +0200
SALARY REVIEW SNAG: NAPSAWU REFUSES TO ATTEND TALKS
MANZINI – The much anticipated civil servants’ salary review talks between government and PSAs have been grounded. This is because one of the members of the

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:46:00 +0200
I WAS DENIED PERMISSION TO SEE ARRESTED MPS – LAWYER
MBABANE – Human Rights Lawyer Thulani Maseko was on Sunday reportedly denied permission to see Hosea Member of Parliament Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and his Ngwempisi

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:42:00 +0200
HOW JUDGE MUMCY DEALT WITH OTHER BAIL APPLICATIONS
MBABANE – Some supporters of MP Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and MP Mthandeni Dube have been asking themselves what kind of judgment Judge Mumcy Dlamini is

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