Monthly Archives: May 2013

Govt Trades With Iran Dictators

[Swazi Media]Swaziland is eager to expand its ties with Iran, the Iranian news agency FNA reported this week.…

Police Ban March Against Violence

[Swazi Media]Police refused to allow women in Swaziland to march in protest against gender-based violence.…

Observers Will Not Find Democracy

[Swazi Media]Swaziland’s elections board is sending out invitations to international bodies to come and observer the kingdom’s election due later this year.…

Govt ‘Deliberately Starving People’

[Swazi Media]Starving people in Swaziland are being denied food by the government because it is punishing the kingdom’s members of parliament for passing a vote of no confidence against it, …

Newspapers Do Government’s Bidding

[Swazi Media]Newspapers in Swaziland deliberately suppressed criticism about a visit by the Equatorial Guinean president after being instructed to do so by a Swazi government minister.…

Voting Chaos As Numbers Don’t Add Up

[Swazi Media]Voter registration in Swaziland is in chaos – even the electoral board running the election does not know how many people are eligible to vote in the kingdom.…