King Renames Swaziland to its 'Ancient', Pre-Colonial Name
King Mswati III has announced that Swaziland's name has been changed to eSwatini during the country's independence day celebrations in Manzini.
News24Wire, 23 April 2018
Swaziland's ministry of home affairs has reportedly said that the changing of the country's name to the Kingdom of eSwatini "won't happen overnight". Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 19 April 2018
The king of the tiny African nation of Swaziland announced the kingdom's new name would be eSwatini. Unlike some other countries, Swaziland maintained its colonial name after… Read more »
allAfrica, 20 April 2018
King Mswati III has announced that Swaziland's name has been changed to 'eSwatini', Deutsche Welle reports. The 50-year-old monarch made the declaration during the country's… Read more »