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 - Sep 21, 2017: Swazi Textile Workers Exploited - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] A trade union drive is underway in Swaziland to recruit workers in the kingdom's notorious textile industry.
- Wed - Sep 20, 2017: Poverty Forces Girls Into Sex Work - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Poverty is forcing girls in Swaziland to drop out of school and become sex workers, according to a media report.
- Tue - Sep 19, 2017: Harambee Starlets Beat Swaziland - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Nation] Harambee Starlets on Monday beat Swaziland 1-0 in their final preliminary match on the ongoing Cosafa Women's Championship match at the 10,000-seater Luveve Stadium in Bulawayo.
- Tue - Sep 19, 2017: Starlets Beat Swazis to Book Zimbabwe in Cosafa Semi - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mercy Achieng's sublime 89th minute goal handed Kenya's Harambee Starlets a 1-0 win over Swaziland to book a date with hosts Zimbabwe in the semi-final of the COSAFA Women's Championship on Thursday.
- Thu - Sep 14, 2017: School Children 'Face Starvation' - Report - AllAfrica News: Swaziland
[Swazi Media] Children in Swaziland must 'brace themselves for starvation', according to a head teacher as once again the government has failed to deliver food to schools.