SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

16-Jun-2020 to 13:24

eSwatini journalist honoured for COVID-19 work

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — An eSwatini journalist forced to flee the country after criticising the handling of the coronavirus pandemic by King Mswati III’s government has been honoured for his work in exposing shortcomings of the southern African country’s response to the global crisis.

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11-Jun-2020 to 16:11

eSwatini delays school reopening as COVID-19 cases soar

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The government of eSwatini on Thursday pushed backwards by a week the planned phased reopening of schools as coronavirus cases soared in the country.

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25-May-2020 to 07:23

eSwatini: Herbalists seek WHO endorsement for COVID-19 concoctions

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The World Health Organisation says it has been inundated with requests by traditional healers and herbalists for testing of medical concoctions they believe are capable of treating coronavirus.

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08-May-2020 to 08:38

eSwatini agency launches disaster relief mobile app

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini’s National Disaster Management Agency on Friday launched a mobile application that enables Swatis to track relatives and friends in disaster zones and display World Health Organisation statistics on the ongoing coronavirus.

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05-May-2020 to 15:09

COVID-19: eSwatini gov’t disinfects offices of media houses

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The eSwatini government on Tuesday disinfected the offices of three media houses in the capital Mbabane as part of measures to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

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01-May-2020 to 08:12

eSwatini: 11 cops perish in horrific road accident

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — At least 11 police officers perished in a horrific road accident on Thursday involving a truck and a minibus that was carrying the law enforcement agents.

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29-Apr-2020 to 14:03

eSwatini man arrested for using female underwear as face mask

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — An eSwatini man is facing indecent assault charges after being caught allegedly wearing female underwear as a face mask, the police said on Wednesday.

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