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Friday | The Atlantic

Africa's Game of Thrones

Imagine a mountainous kingdom at the edge of a lush, tropical continent, where one house has clung to power for hundreds of years.

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Related Topix: Prison, Swaziland, World News, Africa

Thu Apr 17, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: King's Defiant Subjects 'Will Burn'

King Mswati III's right-hand man has told a community they 'will burn' if they continue to defy instructions from the King.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, Africa, World News

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Iol.co.za

King won't share spotlight with Jesus

Not willing to have his birthday upstaged by the weekend observations of Easter, King Mswati III has decreed that the celebration of his 46th birthday will be postponed five days so a proper national holiday in his honour can be held.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Essence Magazine

Coffee Talk: Harry Belafonte and MLK Estate Settle Lawsuit

Harry Belafonte and the Martin Luther King Jr. estate have settled a lawsuit that will allow Belafonte to keep several documents that he received during his friendship with Dr. King.

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Related Topix: African-American, Letsie Iii

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Harry Belafonte to keep Martin Luther King documents after court decision

Harry Belafonte , a famed singer and activist will keep three of Martin Luther King 's documents now that a court has made a decision regarding an ongoing battle between Belafonte and the King estate.

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Related Topix: African-American, Letsie Iii, Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Lake Country Sun

Testimony begins Tuesday in Nichols murder trial

Testimony began Tuesday in the trial of Nathan Luke Nichols, 23, accused of murder in the death of Carolyn K. Veach and James S. King III on Jan. 3, 2013, when his vehicle collided head on with the PT Cruiser driven by Veach on FM 2201 east of Santo.

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Related Topix: Palo Pinto, TX, Letsie Iii, Santo, TX

Mail & Guardian

Swaziland editor, lawyer re-arrested

A judge has ordered that a warrant of arrest be issued to the "Nation" editor Thulani Maseko and lawyer Thulani Maseko, who were released on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, Africa, World News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: Public Banned From King's New Airport

The Swazi public have been banned from visiting the new King Mswati III Airport in Swaziland in case they wear out floor tiles in the passenger lounge.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, World News, Africa, Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel

Sun Apr 06, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: Ambassadors Support Jailed Writers

The European Union Ambassador to Swaziland Nicole Bellomo and the US Ambassador to Swaziland Makila James both visited the High Court on Friday in solidarity with the magazine editor Bheki Makhubu and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko who have been jailed on remand after writing articles critical of Chief Justice Michael Ramodibedi and the Swazi ... (more)

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Related Topix: Swaziland, World News, Africa, Prison, Journalism

Fri Apr 04, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: Social Media First With the News

Social media in Swaziland are beating mainstream media to the punch in the coverage of the arrest and jailing of a magazine editor and a human rights lawyer.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, World News, Africa, Journalism, Activism, Startups, Facebook

Thu Apr 03, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: Editor Is a Secret Security Risk - Govt

The Swaziland Government says it has to put Bheki Makhubu, the magazine editor charged with contempt of court, in leg-irons because he is a 'security risk'.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, World News, Africa, Journalism

Sun Mar 30, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Swaziland: Justice, Political System Go on Trial

In Swaziland a magazine editor and a human rights lawyer are sitting in jail awaiting trial on 'contempt of court' charges.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, Africa, World News, Journalism

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Voice of America

Swaziland Unveils New International Airport

King of Swaziland Mswati III and one of his 13 wives disembark from a plane after arriving at Katunayake International airport in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 13, 2012.

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Related Topix: Swaziland, Africa, World News

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