eSwatini Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Independence
Swaziland's King Mswati III surprised his subjects in April when he announced that the country would be officially renamed "the Kingdom of eSwatini." The monarch was celebrating his 50th birthday at the time, as well as the 50th anniversary of independence -- although the official date is on September 6.
Swaziland flag among curios for sale.
ISS, 4 September 2018
The nation formerly known as Swaziland - it is now eSwatini, although there is some debate about this - is one of the few remaining absolute monarchies in the world, and the only… Read more »