SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

01-Aug-2016 to 11:07

Czech fugitive nabbed for $1.3m fraud in Swaziland-Media

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s police have arrested Czech fugitive Rodovan Krejcir for colluding with three employees of the Central Bank of Swaziland in a fraud of $1.3 million, APA reports on Monday.

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29-Jul-2016 to 21:14

Swazi Parliament approves request for $57m loan from AfDB

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s Parliament has approved a $57 million loan request to be made to the African Development Bank (AfDB) by the government to fund an irrigation project, an MP disclosed Friday.

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29-Jul-2016 to 20:46

Swazis raise $1.7m towards hosting SADC summit

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland through companies and individual businesspeople has raised $1.7 million towards hosting the Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit beginning on August 22.

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29-Jul-2016 to 16:39

US drug dealing suspect arrested in Swaziland

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — US runaway fugitive David Anson Alandt has been arrested over a series of drug crimes while at the American Embassy in Ezulwini, Swaziland on Thursday, APA learnt on Friday.

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28-Jul-2016 to 17:30

S/African varsity discovers new anti-malaria compound - report

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa’s Drug Discovery and Development Centre, (H3D), has identified a new potent anti-malarial development candidate with potential for both the treatment and prevention of malaria.

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27-Jul-2016 to 23:34

Swazis spend $60m yearly on electricity from S/Africa

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swaziland Electricity Company (SEC) pays $60 million every year to South Africa’s electricity company, Eskom, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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27-Jul-2016 to 18:22

Swazi designers to host SADC summit fashion show

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s fashion designers have grabbed the opportunity to showcase their outfits during the 36th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit through a SADC Fashion Show they will host on August 26 and 27, 2016.

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