SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

13-Jul-2016 to 09:40

Swaziland spends 40 percent of budget on HIV/AIDS fight

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland spends about 40 percent of its annual budget on fighting the HIV and AIDS pandemic, APA learns on Wednesday.

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13-Jul-2016 to 09:11

Swaziland co-chairs Malaria conference in Senegal

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is co-chairing the two-day 15th Annual Malaria Control Program workshop held in Dakar, Senegal this week, APA reports on Wednesday.

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12-Jul-2016 to 13:17

First Suzuki franchise hits Swaziland, creates jobs

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland will, for the first time see the Suzuki franchise coming to the country with more job opportunities, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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12-Jul-2016 to 12:35

One in three Swazi girls sexually violated before age 18 – UNFPA

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says one in three girls in Swaziland are sexually violated before they reach 18 years, leading to pregnancy and high school drop-outs among girls.

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12-Jul-2016 to 11:57

Swaziland quarantines cattle amid FMD outbreak fears

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Thousands of cattle have been placed under isolation and surveillance in Swaziland amid fears of an outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) which has been reported in neighbouring countries, an official said on Tuesday.

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12-Jul-2016 to 11:44

Five banks donate $33 000 for SADC Summit

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swaziland Bankers Association (SBA) has injected $33 000 into preparations of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit to be hosted by Swaziland next month.

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12-Jul-2016 to 11:40

Asians hit back over alleged “xenophobic attacks” by Swazi parliament

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Asians nationals living in Swaziland have not taken kindly to the Parliament of Swaziland’s decision to investigate their stay in the country and also to set up a committee to ensure that there is no influx of Asians, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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