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  Swaziland News

All of Swaziland is
one time zone at GMT,
with no Daylight Savings time.

    Kingdom of Swaziland: Autonomy for the Swazis of southern Africa was guaranteed by the British in the late 19th century; independence was granted in 1968.
    Student and labor unrest during the 1990s pressured the monarchy (one of the oldest on the continent) to grudgingly allow political reform and greater democracy.
    Swaziland recently surpassed Botswana as the country with the world's highest known rates of HIV/AIDS infection.
    CIA World Factbook: Swaziland

Area of Swaziland: 17,363 sq km
slightly smaller than New Jersey

Population of Swaziland: 1,169,241
July 2004 estimate

Languages of Swaziland:
English, siSwati both official
government business conducted in English

Swaziland Capital: Mbabane
Lobamba is the royal and legislative capital

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  Swaziland Reference Articles and Links

Wikipedia: Swaziland - History of Swaziland
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