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    17-Aug-2016 to 12:32

    Swaziland: US fugitive boycotts prison food in protest against extradition

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Incarcerated United States fugitive David Alandt is refusing to eat his prison food in protest against an application to have him extradited to the US to face trial, APA reports on Wednesday.

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    17-Aug-2016 to 11:13

    SADC civil society says monitoring Swaziland, Zimbabwe

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) civil society forum will ensure that Zimbabwe and Swaziland observe the rights of trade unions, APA learns here on Wednesday.

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    17-Aug-2016 to 11:08

    Fisherman dies in Swazi hippo attack

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Violent hippos tilted a fishing canoe and killed one of two fishermen who were on a fishing expedition at the Magwanyana Dam in Big Bend, Swaziland, APA reports on Wednesday.

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    17-Aug-2016 to 09:29

    Swaziland’s inflation down to 7.4 percent

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s media is flooded by the news of inflation drop to 7.4 percent, a sign of a promising economic growth, APA learns here on Wednesday.

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    16-Aug-2016 to 18:06

    Swazi anger as teenager marries Asian businessman

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swazis have voiced their opposition to the marriage of a 16-year-old local girl to an Asian businessman that took place over the weekend, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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    16-Aug-2016 to 16:25

    Swaziland has one doctor-to-10 000 patients ratio – official

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — One medical doctor attends to 10, 000 patients in Swaziland, much below the World Health Organisation (WHO) benchmarks, the country’s ministry of Health revealed on Tuesday.

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    16-Aug-2016 to 13:45

    Residents of Swazi capital deal with acute water shortage

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — As part of efforts to deal with the current scarcity of water caused by the ongoing drought that has hit the country this year, residents of the Swazi capital, Mbabane have resolved to take one bath per day, APA learns here on Tuesday.

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