COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: Lobamba (royal/legislative,) Mbabane (administrative)
Government: Unitary Parliamentary Absolute Diarchy
Current King: Mswati III
Population: 1,087,200 (2018)
Land Size: 17,364 sq km (6,704 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Mon - Apr 22, 2019: CHAN 2020 Q - Eswatini, Malawi Share Spoils in Manzini - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[CAF] Hosts Eswatini and Malawi braved out a non-scoring stalemate in their Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2020 qualifier first round first leg played at Mavuso Sports Centre on Saturday afternoon.
- Wed - Apr 17, 2019: Swaziland Prince Who Called On Dissenting Journalists to Be Killed, Dies - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Prince Mahlaba, a senior member of the Swazi Royal Family who called for journalists who opposed King Mswati III to be killed, has died.
- Tue - Apr 16, 2019: King Appoints 28 Family Members to Kingdom's Committees and Boards - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] King Mswati III, the absolute monarch of Swaziland / eSwatini, has appointed seventeen members of his own family to the kingdom's two most influential advisory committees.
- Tue - Apr 16, 2019: Mpumalanga Authorities to Focus On Mozambique and Eswatini Borders This Easter - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[News24Wire] Road safety and security agencies in Mpumalanga are planning various interventions to prevent rising road death fatalities over the Easter weekend, as well as to relieve traffic congestion at border posts into Mozambique and eSwatini.
- Mon - Apr 15, 2019: Minister Siyabonga Cwele Meets Swaziland Counterpart On Migration and Trade - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Govt of SA] The Minister of Home Affairs Dr Siyabonga Cwele met his Eswatini counterpart, Her Royal Highness Princess Lindiwe, to discuss issues of mutual interest, in particular around migration and trade at the Oshoek/Ngwenya Border Post on Friday, 12 April 2019.