SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

24-Aug-2016 to 12:40

Swazi reed dance ceremony gets boost from Asian businessmen

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Some Asian business owners in Swaziland donated 1 000 loaves of bread and soft drinks for maidens during the Reed Dance ceremony taking off on Wednesday, APA reports on Wednesday.

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24-Aug-2016 to 12:03

SADC to help rescue Swaziland from losing EU market

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is hoping to retain its European Union (EU) market following a promise by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to help rescue the country’s economy, APA learns here on Wednesday.

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24-Aug-2016 to 11:26

Swaziland: SADC has two years to launch single currency - Kikwete

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The objective of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to use a single currency must be achieved by 2018, according to former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete.

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24-Aug-2016 to 10:02

Swaziland runs out of accommodation for some SADC delegates

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s protocol officers ran helter skelter last night trying to solicit accommodation for some SADC officers who were stranded, APA learns on Wednesday.

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23-Aug-2016 to 16:50

Part of SADC budget directed to Lesotho mediation - Official

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) used part of its budget in trying to solve the Lesotho political impasse, APA learns here on Tuesday.

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23-Aug-2016 to 08:51

Ex-Tanzanian president misses SADC pre-summit workshop

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland called off a Southern African Development Community (SADC) pre-summit training after former president of Tanzania Jakaya Kikwete did not show up to facilitate, APA learns on Monday.

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22-Aug-2016 to 11:30

Swaziland faces tough SADC role to mediate in regional crisis

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swaziland government is faced with a tough situation where it has to take the lead in solving the current political turmoil in Lesotho and Zambia as the country hosts the 36th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit this week, APA reports here Monday.

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