Swaziland, officially eSwatini, is a country in Southern Africa, landlocked by South Africa in its west and Mozambique in the east. Swaziland's absolute monarchy is one of the oldest in Africa.
Swaziland: Geographical and historical treatment of Swaziland, also known as eSwatini, including maps and statistics as well as a survey of its people, economy, and government. Learn more about the hi
Mswati III's budget, which is not debated by parliament, includes provisions for mother's upkeep and construction work on palaces
Human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko has been imprisoned for criticising Swaziland’s judicial system. He writes to the US president, who he cites as his inspiration, asking for help ahead of a summit of African leaders at the White House
Anonymous group Swazi Leaks uses social networks to show contrasting lifestyles of monarchy and impoverished citizens
Around the world, opposition leaders are in prison or have been accused of a variety of charges, from sodomy and bribery to inciting violence and arson, and who now face prison and even death sentences.
Leaders of Holy Roman empire states dominate the global top 10 but the longest-ever ruler was King Sobhuza II of Swaziland, at 82 years and 253 days
Animal rights groups decry clandestine sedation and removal of ‘the stolen 18’ as officials say drought conditions jeopardized the pachyderms’ wellbeing
Leaked document shows proceeds from the sale of 330kg stockpile would be used to protect country’s 73 white rhinos from poaching
Steeped in tradition, the annual reed dance festival attracts thousands of Swazi women. But are they forced to parade before Africa’s last absolute monarch?
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King Mswati III declares a name change at events celebrating independence and his 50th birthday.
Despite being the smallest country in the Southern hemisphere, Swaziland more than makes up for its lack of size with a hugely diverse range of attractions and activities.