SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

22-Mar-2020 to 06:47

eSwatini's confirmed COVID-19 cases rise to four

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Three more people have been confirmed to be having COVID-19, a disease resulting from coronavirus infection.

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21-Mar-2020 to 11:57

eSwatini COVID-19 patient cleared of disease – Minister

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Laboratory results have shown that an eSwatini woman who was diagnosed with COVID-19 is now free from the disease, Health Minister Lizzie Nkosi announced on Friday night.

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18-Mar-2020 to 20:06

eSwatini dedicates 22 March for COVID-19 mass prayer

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — As a nation founded on the Christian religion, eSwatini has declared March 22, 2020 a day for a national prayer for the coronavirus.

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17-Mar-2020 to 17:34

Coronavirus: eSwatini cancels King’s birthday celebrations

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has cancelled next month's celebrations to mark King Mswati III's 52nd birthday and ordered the closure of schools as it joins the growing number of African countries that have taken measures to contain the spread of coronavirus.

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16-Mar-2020 to 18:29

eSwatini shuts down borders with South Africa

APA-Mbabane (Mbabane) — The kingdom of eSwatini on Monday shut down six of its ten land borders with South Africa to minimise the movement of people and slow down the spread of the coronavirus.

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16-Mar-2020 to 09:38

Coronavirus: eSwatini bans prison visits

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has banned relatives of inmates from paying them visits at the country’s 13 prisons as a measure to protect the prisoners from exposure to coronavirus.

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14-Mar-2020 to 18:10

eSwatini builds Coronavirus testing laboratory

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini government has forked out US$1.93 million towards the construction of a laboratory to test for Coronavirus, reports said on Saturday.

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