Will Public Sector Strikes Mean End of Swazi King?

The country has been hit by a wave of protests by teachers and nurses for salary increases, however, it remains to be seen if resistance from the monarchy will lead to pro-democracy demonstrations.

  • Swaziland:   Swazis Strike King Where It Hurts

    Daily Maverick, 1 August 2012

    The teachers' strike in Swaziland took a break this week to consider its options as the government continues to play hardball. Unionists say it has prepared them for pro-democracy… Read more »

File photo: London protests against King Mswati.


See What Everyone is Watching