SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

18-Aug-2016 to 12:31

Ethiopia: AU urges int’l community to help Somalia hold successful elections

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A successful electoral process will not only be a victory for Somalia but also the African Union and the international community, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia (SRCC), an AU statement issued here Thursday quotes Ambassador Francisco Madeira.

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18-Aug-2016 to 12:24

Swazi legislative committee to investigate Asian businesses

APA-Mbabane (Mbabane) — Swazi Members of Parliament are poised to inspect all businesses operated by Asian nationals in Swaziland to verify their legitimacy, APA learns here Thursday.

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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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