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:
- Tue - May 23, 2017: Swazi Drug Shortage Crisis Deepens - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Parliamentarians in Swaziland have given the government seven days to sort out the drugs shortage crisis crippling public health facilities in the kingdom.
- Mon - May 22, 2017: Probe Into 'Inhumane' Jail Conditions - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] A United Nations group is investigating prison conditions in Swaziland amid reports of inhumane conditions.
- Mon - May 22, 2017: Golf - Sunshine Tour Title No. 2 for Bekker in Swaziland - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Sascoc] Oliver Bekker won his second title of the Sunshine Tour season when he took a play-off victory in the Lombard Insurance Classic at the Royal Swazi Sun Country Club on Sunday.
- Sun - May 21, 2017: Indaba 2017 Showcases the Best of African Tourism - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Deutsche Welle] The annual tourism exhibtion plays host to more than 20 African countries seeking to endorse the natural beauty and culture they have to offer international visitors.
- Thu - May 18, 2017: Rangers Shoot Dead Another Man - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Game rangers in Swaziland shot dead a 'mentally challenged' man they suspected of poaching in what the newspaper in effect owned by King Mswati III called 'cold blooded murder.'