Monthly Archives: March 2013

‘Inhumane’ Thrashing of Schoolgirl

[Swazi Media]A 17-year-old Swaziland schoolgirl was thrashed with 22 lashes of the cane by a male teacher because her mother is too poor to pay her school fees.…

The COMESA Competition law regime is born

[Biz-Community]Chris Charter’s Profile and Articles…

Sale of Food Aid – Govt On Defensive

[Swazi Media]The Swaziland Government has been forced into making a public statement for the first time after news that it sold maize donated as food aid for hungry children in …

Police Kill Surrendering Man – Report

[Swazi Media]Swaziland police shot a man dead in front of his 11-year-old child as he held his hands up in an attempt to surrender to them.…

Massive Guardhouse to Protect King

[Swazi Media]Swaziland taxpayers are being forced to spend E2.2 million (US$240,000) on a guardhouse to protect one of King Mswati III’s 13 palaces.…

‘Doctors Must Report State Violence’

[Swazi Media]Victims of police brutality in Swaziland cannot get treatment for their injuries in hospitals and health centres in the kingdom, unless they have written authority from the police themselves.…