Swazi Girls Caned for Not Dancing for King

Updated: Mon 29 Sep, 10:12 am

More than 30 girls apparently refused to take part in the annual Reed Dance where virgins from all over the kingdom are required to dance topless. read more »

Swaziland King Takes 14th Wife

Updated: Mon 1 Sep, 09:05 am

King Mswati III has taken a 19-year-old former beauty pageant contestant as his newest wife shortly after thousands of girls participated in the kingdom's annual Umhlanga or Reed Dance. read more »

Swazi Law Society Disputes Judges' Appointments

Updated: Wed 6 Aug, 06:49 am

The Law Society of Swaziland is taking on the kingdom's judiciary, arguing that King Mswati III has appointed judges in violation of the constitution. read more »