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News: Swaziland

We have started to collect the most important news related to Swaziland in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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The teen designing Eswatini's traditional regalia

Sunday, July 21st 2019, 1:12

Sandizile Malindiza learnt to make the traditional clothing of her country, formerly known as Swaziland, at 11-years-old.
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eSwatini - Taiwan's last friend in Africa

Monday, January 14th 2019, 9:46
related countries: China China, Taiwan Taiwan

Why Taiwan, not China, is the economic partner of choice for the nation formerly known as Swaziland.
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Bringing Gay Pride to Africa's last absolute monarchy

Saturday, June 30th 2018, 2:39

The kingdom of Swaziland, now known as eSwatini, is holding its first gay pride march - despite homosexuality being illegal.
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Swaziland has a new name - eSwatini - but will anything else change?

Thursday, April 26th 2018, 12:40

Life in sub-Saharan Africa's last absolute monarchy.
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Letter from Africa: The country that took 50 years to change its name

Wednesday, April 25th 2018, 3:14
related countries: Ghana Ghana

Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene supports the name eSwatini, but suggests "land of many wives".
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YouTube lifts Swazi bare-breasted dancer restrictions

Friday, October 13th 2017, 19:48

YouTube denies accusations of racism, saying it wanted to be culturally sensitive about uploads.
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David Beckham: 'You need to wear a condom in the fight against HIV'

Thursday, June 9th 2016, 1:09

David Beckham who has set up his own charitable fund in conjunction with UNICEF has visited Swaziland to see the work being done.
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VIDEO: Beckham: 'You need to wear a condom'

Thursday, June 9th 2016, 1:09

David Beckham who has set up his own charitable fund in conjunction with UNICEF has visited Swaziland to see the work being done.
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Swazi crash kills reed-dance women

Saturday, August 29th 2015, 16:43

Nearly 40 girls and young women are reported to have been killed in a road crash in Swaziland while travelling to a famous traditional festival.
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VIDEO: Games cyclists find Glasgow bearings

Wednesday, July 23rd 2014, 16:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Glasgow

Scotland Correspondent Lorna Gordon bumps into some of the team from Swaziland on the streets of Glasgow.
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