COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: Lobamba (royal/legislative,) Mbabane (administrative)
Government: Unitary Parliamentary Absolute Diarchy
Current King: Mswati III
Land Size: 17,364 sq km (6,704 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Thu - Nov 23, 2017: King 'Exploits Forced Child Workers' - Report - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] King Mswati III, the absolute monarch in Swaziland, has been named in an global report on human trafficking for forcing children to work in his fields.
- Thu - Nov 23, 2017: Graca Machel Urges Better Nutrition for Mothers, Children - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[allAfrica] Cape Town -One of every four children under five years old in southern Africa suffers from stunted growth in that they are too short for their age, often as a result of inadequate nutrition.
- Thu - Nov 9, 2017: Kwesé to Give One Lucky Winner Trip to NBA All-Star Weekend in LA - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Zimbabwean satellite and broadcasting network Kwesé TV will be giving one super fan a once in a lifetime experience chance to win an all-expenses paid trip with a partner to the All-Star Weekend 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
- Sat - Nov 4, 2017: School 'Turns Poor Children Away' - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Parents at a primary school in Swaziland want the principal to quit after turning poor pupils away.
- Thu - Oct 26, 2017: Ex-MP Sues for 'Jail Assault' - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] A former member of the Swaziland parliament is suing the kingdom's jail services, alleging he was assaulted while an inmate at a correctional facility.