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Swaziland High Court jails government critics
Judge jails editor and rights lawyer for two years over articles critical of government and judiciary to deter others.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2014 01:55 GMT
Swaziland's reserves dwindle to $790,000
Kingdom's official reserves will cover only four months of vital imports, central bank estimates.
Last updated: 27 May 2014 00:33 GMT
Swaziland: liberal democracy and its discontents
Swazis want reform, but do they want a multi-party system?
Last updated: 14 Oct 2013 10:35 GMT
Voices from Swaziland
Voters discuss their king and the country's controversial electoral process.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 13:42 GMT
Swaziland tallies results in disputed polls
Final results are expected on Saturday, one day after the voting for 55 seats in parliament.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 10:26 GMT
Swazi police ban 'rape-provoking' miniskirts
Women in Swaziland risk arrest by wearing "revealing clothes" that violate moral standards, police spokesperson says.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2012 16:57 GMT
Protests in sub-Saharan Africa
It's little noticed by the media, but popular unrest and electoral problems have roiled sub-Saharan Africa.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2011 13:54 GMT
Protests in Swaziland over shortage of drugs
Hundreds take to the streets in Africa's last absolute monarchy over shortage of essential medical supplies.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2011 18:16 GMT
Avarice: The madness of King Mswati
Autocratic rule of the last African monarchy is a road block for progression towards prosperity, writer says.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2011 11:15 GMT
Police disperse Swaziland protesters
Water cannons fired on pro-democracy demonstrators challenging the rule of King Mswati, Africa's last absolute monarch.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 12:07 GMT
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