Africa

  • 14 May 2024

‘BIRDS’ TRULY DESERVE THE LEAGUE GLORY!

The dearly departed Mbabane Swallows Chairman Victor ‘Maradona’ Gamedze uttered these immortal words against the backdrop of the Ingwenyama Cup 2017 1-0 triumph over army side Young Buffaloes in a…
  • 13 May 2024

U.S. Embassy calls for applications on prestigious Humphrey Fellowship

By Ncaba NtshakalaThe Embassy of the United States of America in Eswatini has announced the commencement of the competition for the 2025-2026 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship, inviting prospective candidates to…
  • 12 May 2024

Refreshed Kia Sportage GT-Line Plus Shines

Prashirwin Naidu SOME may remember the first-generation 1993 Kia Sportage; its lacklustre design and poor safety ratings were major concerns then. However, the fifth-generation Kia Sportage is sumptuous like good…
  • 11 May 2024

UNFPA urges collective effort to combat gender-based violence

By Siphesihle Dlamini The United Nations Population Fund is calling for a concerted and collective effort to combat Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the country. UNFPA Officer in Charge, Margaret…
  • 11 May 2024

Institutions warned against threatening ESHEC CEO’s life

By Bahle Gama Eswatini Higher Education Council (ESHEC) CEO Dr. Lorreta Mkhonta is allegedly receiving threats from institutions of higher learning that have not been complying with the regulator’s standards.…
  • 11 May 2024

New Central Bank Complex to inject E1 billion into economy

How the complex will look like once done By Delisa Thwala His Majesty King Mswati III says the first phase of the headquarters will be completed in 36 months The…
  • 10 May 2024

What Africa need to do to benefit from Globalization

By Thokozani Mazibuko Globalization, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), is not a new phenomenon, it may be defined as the increasing interaction among, and integration of, the activities…
  • 7 May 2024

EIPA applauds govt for Eswatini’s retention into AGOA

By Bahle GamaThe Eswatini Investment Promotion Authority (EIPA) applauded the government for Eswatini’s retention on the list of countries eligible to benefit from the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA).…
  • 6 May 2024

Hoisting the Eswatini flag

Waffles and Zee By Siphesihle Dlamini Winning as if their lives depended on it! Barely a week goes by without Eswatini-born superstars, Uncle Waffles and Zee Nxumalo making it to…
  • 4 May 2024

OSH Policy succour for workers’ well-being’- Minister Buthelezi

By Siphesihle Dlamini The Minister of Labour and Social Services, Phila Buthelezi, has hailed the newly launched Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Policy as a landmark initiative that will empower…