Swaziland

Malawi rules out circumcision for Aids prevention

Malawi will not officially promote male circumcision as an HIV-prevention strategy, officials said on Wednesday, citing a lack of evidence.

Arrests, deportations in Swazi crackdown

Cosatu's Zanele Matebula was bundled into a police van with four other South Africans this week and thrown out of Swaziland.

Swazi PM warns of punishment for dissidents

Swaziland's prime minister said his government will consider punishing political dissidents by beating their feet with spikes, state media said.

Swazi activists march amid heavy police presence

Police outnumbered about 250 democracy activists on Tuesday as they marched for several hours during a largely peaceful demonstration in Swaziland.

Swaziland minister quits over alleged affair

Justice secretary Ndumiso Mamba faces expulsion from African state after claims he slept with 12th wife of King Mswati III.

Study shows mounting Aids toll in Swaziland

Swaziland's death rate more than doubled in a decade, proof of the toll of Aids, statisticians in this southern African kingdom said on Wednesday.

Burnout at Bushfire

SA's corporates pour a lot of funding into the arts, but this can become a double-edged sword, as was the case with Swaziland's Bushfire Festival.

Setback for free education in Swaziland

On Friday the Swaziland Supreme Court ruled that the Swaziland government does not have to provide free basic education at a primary school level.

Cosatu: Chancellor House buys stake in Swazi mine

The ANC's investment arm, Chancellor House Holdings, has acquired a 75% stake in the Maloma Colliery in Swaziland, Cosatu said on Friday.

International outcry over Swazi activist’s death in detention

Amnesty International and Cosatu have called on the SA government to take action against Swaziland following the recent death of Sipho Jele.

Grandmothers’ summit to put spotlight on Aids

Their collective wisdom is incalculable -- and so is the collective burden they carry when families are torn apart by Aids.

SuperSport boosted by Rautmann’s departure

Walter Rautmann dropped a bombshell on Wednesday by quitting Mbabane Swallows ahead of their African Champions League clash with SuperSport United.

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Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories