SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

26-Jul-2016 to 14:09

Swaziland: KFC manager’s abuse hits local media

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A manager of one of Swaziland’s Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) branches locked up two female employees in a freezer for over 20 minutes for no apparent reason last week, local media report on Tuesday.

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26-Jul-2016 to 11:57

King Mswati calls for national prayers for successful SADC summit

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland's King Mswati III has asked the nation to pray for him as he prepares for the 36th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit to be held at the Royal Swazi Convention Centre in Ezulwini in August.

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26-Jul-2016 to 09:12

Swazi farmers oppose legalization of dagga

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Farmers practicing commercial farming in Swaziland are strongly opposed to the legalization of dagga, saying it is a threat to their crops, APA learns here on Monday.

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25-Jul-2016 to 14:02

Swaziland loses $1.3m due to drop in pork exports to Mozambique

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is making a loss of over $1.3 million per year due to failure to supply Mozambique with the pork it requires, APA reports on Monday.

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25-Jul-2016 to 13:21

Swazi mountaineer apologizes for Mt Kilimanjaro death of S/African

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Sibusiso Vilane, the Swazi-born mountaineer who was leading the International Mandela Day Kilimanjaro Trek that claimed the life of South Africa’s Gugu Zulu, has apologised to South Africa on the death, APA reports on Monday.

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25-Jul-2016 to 09:56

Swaziland’s Anti-Corruption Commission probes Asian nationals

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland has launched a fully-fledged investigation into Asia nationals operating businesses in the country by roping in the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), APA reports on Monday.

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25-Jul-2016 to 09:51

Swaziland under pressure to review law as UN council arrives

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A visit by the United Nations Security Council in a few days has given Swaziland pressure to amend the Prevention of Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism Act of 2011, APA learns here on Monday.

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