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    • Zimbabwe removes subsidy for fuel importers

      APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s central bank has removed a subsidy it was providing to the country’s oil importers in a move that expected to trigger a spike in the prices of fuel and other commodities...

    • S/African gov’t probing Egypt bus explosion – Ministry

      APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s International Relations and Cooperation Ministry has activated its 24-hour operational centre following the explosion of a bus carrying a number of South African tou...

    • Zuma appears in court, claims witch hunt against him

      APA-Pietermaritzburg (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma has labelled the corruption trial against him as a politically-motivated witch hunt, saying Monday that his lawyers would show the court h...


    20-Jun-2016 to 16:34

    Swaziland sixth in world prisons congestion rankings

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Inmate Population Census has concluded that Swaziland’s correctional institutions are overcrowded, becoming the sixth most congested prison system in the world.

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    17-Jun-2016 to 21:26

    Swazi albinos take to the streets

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Albinos in Swaziland Friday took the streets of the capital Mbabane demanding government protection from a deadly campaign of witch-hunt by traditional healers allegedly using their body parts in rituals.

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    17-Jun-2016 to 12:30

    Swaziland, Taiwan ink police cooperation pact

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Taiwan and Swazi police services have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which seeks to facilitate skills and expertise sharing for the mutual benefit of the police agencies, APA learns here Friday.

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    17-Jun-2016 to 12:24

    S/African elephants stray into Swaziland

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland has welcomed 68 elephants which strayed from South Africa, hardly six months after selling 17 to the United States, APA reports on Friday.

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    16-Jun-2016 to 09:34

    Swaziland: PEPFAR’s $180 000 renovates two clinics

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland had renovated two public clinics using $180 000 that was donated by the United States through the President’s Emergency Plan for Aids Relief (PEPFAR), APA reports on Thursday.

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    16-Jun-2016 to 09:29

    Swaziland beats Madagascar, faces Zambia in COSAFA quarters

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s national team Sihlangu progressed to the COSAFA quarter finals for the first time in 13 years after beating Madagascar 1-0 last night, APA reports on Thursday.

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    15-Jun-2016 to 22:27

    Swaziland, 192 UN countries adopt 90-90-90 Aids target

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is among 193 nations to have adopted the United Nations 90-90-90 target aimed at ending the AIDS pandemic by 2020, APA learns on Wednesday.

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