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    • Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the se...

    • Big diamond discovered in Botswana

      APA-Gaborone(Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara Diamond Corp late Thursday announced the recovery of a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever discovered from its 100% owned Ka...

    • SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.

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    10-Jun-2016 to 18:29

    Swaziland runs out of children's TB vaccine, BCG

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland has been hit with an acute shortage of the Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine for Tuberculosis administered to children at birth, APA can report on Friday.

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    10-Jun-2016 to 18:13

    230 Swazi students in Taiwanese universities

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A total of 230 students from Swaziland are undergoing training in various universities in the Republic of China on Taiwan.

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    10-Jun-2016 to 17:57

    Swazi cotton prices to rise by 2.5 percent - minister

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Cotton prices in Swaziland will increase by 2.5 percent beginning on Friday, according to Agriculture minister, Moses Vilakati.

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    10-Jun-2016 to 14:44

    France, Swaziland target improved relations

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — New French ambassador to Swaziland, Bruno Clerc wants improved dialogue between the two countries to help them learn their languages and cultures, APA learns on Friday.

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    10-Jun-2016 to 12:58

    EU signs EPA agreement with SADC

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland and five other Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries on Friday signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU) during a ceremony held in Botswana.

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    09-Jun-2016 to 08:23

    Beckham to raise funds for HIV-positive Swazi children – Report

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Footage of children and women living with HIV and AIDS recorded by English footballer David Beckham in Swaziland this week will be used to solicit for 27 percent of United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Swaziland’s annual budget for HIV and AIDS, local media reported on Thursday.

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    08-Jun-2016 to 15:23

    Swazi gov’t stops scholarships to overseas universities

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swazi students who want to study in overseas universities are not eligible for government scholarships as it is costly for government, APA reports on Wednesday.

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