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 - Aug 17, 2017: Swazi King Wrong On Constitution - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] King Mswati III, Swaziland's absolute monarch, mislead when he told a television reporter that the constitution in his kingdom was the will of the people.
- Thu - Aug 17, 2017: Zuma to Take Over SADC Chairmanship From Swaziland's Mswati III - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma, will this weekend take over the rotating chairmanship of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) from Swaziland's King Mswati III
- Thu - Aug 17, 2017: Regional Lawyers Stand Up for Justice - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Legalbrief] Lawyers and their organisations continue in the forefront of Africa's democratic struggles - that much was clear from this year's conference of the SADC Lawyers Association, held in Gaborone, Botswana.
- Wed - Aug 16, 2017: Swazi King's University Flop - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] King Mswati III failed in his promise to have a new SADC-wide university up and running in Swaziland before his time as chair of the organisation ends this week (August 2017).
- Fri - Aug 11, 2017: Swazi Schools Hunger Continues - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Members of parliament in Swaziland have accused a government ministry of lying in a report on severe hunger in the kingdom's schools.