Latest News for: Swaziland

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Handwashing and hot tea: Eswatini celebrates roll out of solar-heated water

The Guardian 16 Apr 2021
No government health clinic in the kingdom, formerly known as Swaziland, had hot running water for patients ... ....
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Number of Coronavirus Cases in Swaziland Underestimated, Ministry of Health Reveals

All Africa 15 Apr 2021
The Swaziland (eSwatini) Ministry of Health has revealed that it has underestimated the number of people who tested positive with coronavirus in the kingdom ....
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Eswatini Keep the Faith for Afcon Qualifiers

All Africa 15 Apr 2021
Eswatini have kept faith with the majority of players who did duty on their last international assignments in November for their final two Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers this month ....
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Swaziland: Elites Take First Share of Coronavirus Vaccines, Leaving the Poor Behind, New Review Suggests

All Africa 12 Apr 2021
Swaziland - like most of the world - is in the grip of a coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. As usual in the kingdom ruled by absolute monarch King Mswati III, those close to power have received preferential treatment ....
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Swazi Government Looks to Cut 3,000 Public Service Jobs

All Africa 10 Apr 2021
The Swaziland (eSwatini) Government is looking to cut 3,000 public service jobs and there could be no salary review this year, as the kingdom's economy continues in free-fall ....
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Swaziland: Chaos As Swaziland Halts Coronavirus Vaccination of Elderly

All Africa 08 Apr 2021
The vaccination of elderly people against coronavirus in Swaziland (eSwatini) has been thrown into chaos and temporarily halted ....
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Swaziland Running Out of Coronavirus Vaccines, No Firm Date to Receive More

All Africa 08 Apr 2021
Swaziland (eSwatini) is fast running out of coronavirus vaccine and might not get more until the end of June 2021 ....
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Swaziland: A Diabetes Fighter in Eswatini Pours All Her Efforts Into Beating Covid-19

All Africa 03 Apr 2021
Dumsile Mavuso, the founder and head of Eswatini's first national association for people with diabetes, is now bringing her knowledge and experience to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, in collaboration with the Government and the UN ....
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Move to Hire 900 Teachers to Reopen Swaziland Schools After Coronavirus Lockdown

All Africa 01 Apr 2021
Swaziland (eSwatini) might get 900 additional teachers to help schools as they reopen after the coronavirus lockdown ....
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Confusion As Schools Try to Reopen After Coronavirus Shutdown

All Africa 01 Apr 2021
There was confusion across Swaziland (eSwatini) as schools attempted to reopen after an almost one-year closure because of the coronavirus pandemic ....
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The Power of Disclosure

All Africa 01 Apr 2021
Adherence and Confidence Are Keys to Fighting TB and HIV ....
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Police raid arrest ostrich owners in Swaziland

Anadolu Agency 31 Mar 2021
Police in the southern African country of Eswatini -- commonly known as Swaziland -- are knocking on the doors of villagers to seize ostriches and detain their owners ... He said the police in league with Big Game Parks -- a private non-profit trust which manages three-game reserves in Swaziland – are harassing villagers unnecessarily.
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Covid Pandemic Has Big Effect in Small Nation

All Africa 31 Mar 2021
Mbabane -- Eddie Simelane is a patient. Every two months, this 46-year-old, HIV-positive father of four wakes up early to line up at a government clinic near eSwatini's capital for his supply of free anti-retroviral medication ....
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Clean, Hot Water Installed At All Clinics

All Africa 30 Mar 2021
Lobamba, eSwatini -- For more than a year, nurse Lindiwe Magongo has seen to the needs of 600 patients per week at her small clinic near the capital of eSwatini, the nation formerly known as Swaziland ....
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