Swaziland - Swazi Observer
Friday - 14th December, 2018
Instead of minding traffic this festive season, a police officer looks after goats grazing along the...
Thursday - 13th December, 2018
SANDLANE OPPOSES NO CONFIDENCE VOTE
...as services deteriorate in the wake of unavailability of passports and other basic documents beca...
Wednesday - 12th December, 2018
BACK TO CUSTODY:
A police officer escorts one of the murder suspects in the brutal killing of SMVAF employee back to ...
Tuesday - 11th December, 2018
SEX SCANDAL ROCKS NAZARENE CHURCH
A CHURCH of the Nazarene branch around Nhlangano is rocked by a sex scandal involving a priest, who ...
Monday - 10th December, 2018
EX-MINISTER’S SON STABS COLLEAGUE, SUSPENDED FROM WATERFORD
A former minister’s son was recently shown the exit door and suspended from the prestigious Waterf...
Friday - 7th December, 2018
‘WE NEVER EVICTED VUVULANE FAMILIES’
ROYAL Swaziland Sugar Corporation dismisses all allegations that it ever evicted Vuvulane familes ba...
Thursday - 6th December, 2018
NO CATTLE KILLED BY THE TORNADO – VET DIRECTOR
MINISTRY of Agriculture Director of Veterinary and Livestock Services Dr Xolani Dlamini says there w...
Wednesday - 5th December, 2018
WHEN THE HAILSTORM HITS THE CITY:
A man tumbles to the ground at Msunduza as he takes cover from the hail which hit the Mbabane city a...
Tuesday - 4th December, 2018
Man conned E5 000 over Mandela coins deal
AN employee of CHAPS lost E5 000 he forked out to buy old Nelson Mandela coins, which he wanted to r...
Monday - 3rd December, 2018
Mbabane Fire Station a health hazard
THE Mbabane Fire Station might be shut down due to being hazardous. Dorm rooms, bathrooms a...
Friday - 30th November, 2018
WATER CRISIS HIT MATSAPHA, MANZINI
STORY ON PAGE 3...
Thursday - 29th November, 2018
Members of the public came out in their numbers for the official opening of Treesti (an eatery outle...
Wednesday - 28th November, 2018
TOO HOT: Some made sure to protect themselves from the sun as a result of the heat wave in most part...
Tuesday - 27th November, 2018
Civil servants threaten to shut down country in 2 months’ time
PUBLIC Sector Associations (PSAs) are in a move to launch a major offensive against government which...
Monday - 26th November, 2018
FNB DELIVERS PERFECT SMOOTHFEST
SMOOTH: South African singer Lira was one of the main attractions at this weekend’s FNB SmoothFest...
Friday - 23rd November, 2018
HLOBI BITES THE DUST ONCE AGAIN
FORMER Cabinet Minister Hlobisile Ndlovu and other former MPs were the biggest casualties during yes...
Thursday - 22nd November, 2018
STORM WREAKS HAVOC AT MALINDZA
LEFT IN THE OPEN: A house at Sikhuphe Village was left in this state after the storm which took abou...
Wednesday - 21st November, 2018
ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER TRUCK ROLLS
OVERTURNED: A truck ferrying charcoal overturned at Zone II along the Ngwenya/Mbabane highway last n...
Tuesday - 20th November, 2018
SWIPING IN CHURCH
PIN THIS: The Divine Healing Ministries is known for introducing new things. The church’s founder ...
Monday - 19th November, 2018
DUMPED INTO ‘COMMON ROOMS’
CRAMMED: This is the living situation for over 15 students who are made to share one room at the Esw...
Friday - 16th November, 2018
I RELOCATED IN FEAR OF BEING KILLED – VERMAAK
KEY witness in the Lucky ‘Obama’ Matsenjwa murder case Ngcebo Terry Vermaak has alleged that he ...
Thursday - 15th November, 2018
CONDOLENCES FOR EDITOR
IN LOVING MEMORY: Mbabane Businessman Walter Bennett (l) and Former Observer CEO Myzoe Magagula were...
Wednesday - 14th November, 2018
HOSPITAL OF FILTH
...Mbabane Govt hospital has a bad stench as bags and containers of body parts, syringes and other m...
Tuesday - 13th November, 2018
SHOCK AS ‘ABSA’ COLLAPSES, DIES
ON Saturday, the Eswatini Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS Programmes and Marketing Officer Mbongeni M...
Monday - 12th November, 2018
Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini being assisted by members of the EUDF as he lays the wreath during th...
Friday - 9th November, 2018
COUNTRY HAS MADE PROGRESS IN HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES
THE country has made progress in addressing some of the concerns and recommendations raised by the U...
Thursday - 8th November, 2018
THE PAST SHARING WISDOM WITH THE PRESENT
WORDS OF WISDOM: Former Prime Minister now TIbiyo TakaNgwane Managing Director Dr A.T Dlamini and Ce...
Wednesday - 7th November, 2018
I AM COMING FOR YOU
PRIME Minister Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini yesterday came out of his shell and issued a strong warning ...
Tuesday - 6th November, 2018
COME LET’S NEGOTIATE, NEW MINISTER TELLS SNAT
THE 17-day ultimatum by SNAT to government may not be necessary after all as new Public Service Mini...
Monday - 5th November, 2018
Farmers are using every resource available to start farming and take advantage of the recently recei...
Friday - 2nd November, 2018
NEW PM AMBROSE RECEIVES 2 HOUSES FROM HOUSING BOARD
PRIME Minister Ambrose Dlamini was handed two houses a few days before his appointment as the countr...
Thursday - 1st November, 2018
KAKONA SENTENCED TO 72 YEARS IN JAIL
ONE could hear a needle drop in Court C at the High Court when Judge Nkululeko Hlophe delivered a se...
Wednesday - 31st October, 2018
PREMIER AMBROSE TAKES ORDERS FROM KING
TAKING ORDERS: Newlyappointed Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini taking orders from His Majesty King Msw...
Tuesday - 30th October, 2018
The message was communicated to the MPs by House of Assembly Speaker Petros Mavimbela. Senate Presid...
Monday - 29th October, 2018
PM should be recalled if he is not ordained - Hlangabeza
IN the event there was no worthy PM fit for appointment on the Saturday, Prince Hlangabeza had advis...
Friday - 26th October, 2018
TOP 25 COMPETE FOR TOP JOBS
ABOUT 25 Emaswati are running for the top 20 Cabinet positions including that of the prime minister ...
Thursday - 25th October, 2018
GIVE ME A PM
...Commissions People's Parliament where nation is expected to submit potential candidates f...
Wednesday - 24th October, 2018
Tuesday - 23rd October, 2018
SENATE PRESIDENT TO BE ELECTED TODAY
SENATORS meet this afternoon in Parliament to be sworn-in and elect a president who will lead Senate...
Monday - 22nd October, 2018
HER MAJESTY THE INDLOVUKAZI BACK
HELLO: Her Majesty the Indlovukazi upon arrival at KMIII International Airport yesterday from an off...
Friday - 19th October, 2018
INMATES SLAPPED WITH KIDNAP, ESCAPE CHARGES
THE inmates, who tried to escape at Sidvwashini Correctional on Wednesday have been slapped with a l...
Thursday - 18th October, 2018
4 WARDERS ASSAULTED BY INMATES, RUSHED TO HOSPITAL
...Garden tools used to assault warders and warning shots fired...
Wednesday - 17th October, 2018
KAKONA, CO-ACCUSED GUILTY OF CAR THEFT
AFTER a marathon trial, Manzini based businessman Mfanukhona Kakona Dlamini together with his co-acc...
Tuesday - 16th October, 2018
PARLY OPENING TODAY
STORY ON PAGE 3...
Monday - 15th October, 2018
Old couple splashed with petrol, set alight, die
AN old couple died tragically after a young man doused them with petrol before setting them alight i...
Friday - 12th October, 2018
MPs AMBUSHED BY LOBBYISTS AT PARLY
MEMBERS of Parliament (MP) endured a moment of ambush from desperate lobbyists who camped at parliam...
Thursday - 11th October, 2018
INDLOVUKAZI LEAVES FOR EQUATORIAL GUINEA
BYE THERE: Her Majesty the Indlovukazi waving goodbye to the throngs of people who were at King Mswa...
Wednesday - 10th October, 2018
Full bench sits for ex-MP Masilela’s Senate seat fight
FORMER Lobamba Member of Parliament (MP) Michael Vusane Masilela, who lost the race to parliament in...
Tuesday - 9th October, 2018
MPs DIFFER ON SPEAKER CHOICE
WITH people from outside Parliament interested in the Speaker position, MPs have different views on ...
Monday - 8th October, 2018
KING LEADS BY EXAMPLE...
FIT: His Majesty King Mswati III flanked by Princess Sikhanyiso and Prince Lindani while doing aerob...
Friday - 5th October, 2018
NEWLY-ELECTED, APPOINTED MPs’ INDUCTION NEXT WEEK
THE newly-elected and appointed Members of Parliament (MPs) will next Tuesday be inducted on parliam...
Thursday - 4th October, 2018
HUBBY WHO SPEARED SCHOOLBOY SPEAKS OUT
CONFESSION: The suspect killer, Thabiso Dlamini (31) who allegedly speared a schoolboy at St Holly G...
Wednesday - 3rd October, 2018
KING APPOINTS 10 MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY
HIS Majesty King Mswati III has appointed 10 Members of Parliament (MPs) for the 11th parliament of ...
Tuesday - 2nd October, 2018
MAN STORMS CLASSROOM, SPEARS PUPIL TO DEATH
PUPILS at St Holly Ghost Primary were left in total shock after one of their peers was speared to de...
Monday - 1st October, 2018
BIG BOYS MOURN DEATH OF EX-PREMIER...
IN MOURNING: Former DPM Paul Dlamini, Phiwayinkhosi Mabuza, Phila Buthelezi, Gideon Dlamini, Johane ...
Friday - 28th September, 2018
RUNAWAY KOMBI CRASHES WITH 8 PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN
NASTY ACCIDENT: Eight pre-school going children survived a freak accident in Manzini when this kombi...
Thursday - 27th September, 2018
THE KING AND TRUMP
MBUBE: His Majesty King Mswati III and Inkhosikati LaNkambule pose with USA President Donald Trump a...
Wednesday - 26th September, 2018
MEET ALL THE WOMEN WHO WON ELECTIONS
THE country still has a long way to go regarding voting for women into political positions as only 1...
Tuesday - 25th September, 2018
SEE WHAT SILLY VOTERS DID...
FOOLISH VOTERS: Siphofaneni Inkhundla Presiding Officer Bhekindlela Magongo displays what some voter...
Monday - 24th September, 2018
KING IN USA FOR UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
WENA WAPHAKATHI: His Majesty King Mswati III bids farewell to some of the people who were at the Kin...
Thursday - 20th September, 2018
Public transport vacates bus rank, commuters stranded
THE Manzini bus rank turned into a battlefield yesterday as drivers and conductors of public service...
Wednesday - 19th September, 2018
7 INJURED, STORY 3 ARRESTED
operations grounded in some small towns...
Tuesday - 18th September, 2018
6 die, 4 critical as Prophet makes congregants drink Jik in Church
A controversial South African pastor has gone into hiding following the death of six of his congrega...
Monday - 17th September, 2018
SADC OBSERVERS HERE FOR ELECTIONS
...they desire equal opportunities for all candidates in the race to parliament...
Friday - 14th September, 2018
SPY COP CAUGHT ON CAMERA
AMBUSH: Traffic police officers continue to spy on motorists who happen to be on the wrong side of t...
Thursday - 13th September, 2018
ISUZU SPLIT IN HALF AFTER THREE-CAR PILE-UP
A trailer-pulling an Isuzu van heading towards the Manzini direction was split in half after the dri...
Wednesday - 12th September, 2018
‘ACE’ JELE GETS 5 YEARS IN JAIL, NO FINE
• ordered to pay back the over E400 000 he stole...
Tuesday - 11th September, 2018
15 BADLY INJURED IN TWO TRUCKS, QUANTUM NASTY CRASH
WRITE-OFF: This Toyota Quantum was rammed from behind by a speeding truck which was fully loaded wit...
Monday - 10th September, 2018
90 EMASWATI CHEAT DEATH AS BUS CATCHES FIRE
BUS ON FIRE: About 90 passengers of Emazizi Transport cheated death when the bus caught fire on Satu...
Friday - 7th September, 2018
84 SANU university students’ urgent application dismissed
The 84 Southern Africa Nazarene University (SANU) students who have not been attending class after t...
Wednesday - 5th September, 2018
PM MAKES RARE PUBLIC APPEARANCE ON LAST DAY IN OFFICE
LAST WALK: Former Prime Minister Sibusiso Dlamini on his way to meet other former ministers at the C...
Tuesday - 4th September, 2018
CLASSIC 2018 UMHLANGA CEREMONY
BAYETHE: His Majesty King Mswati III doing kudlalisela during the main day of the annual Reed Dance ...
Friday - 31st August, 2018
COURT TOLD WHY IT SHOULD GRANT SIPHO SHONGWE BAIL
...My Lord as contained in our heads of argument filed in February, we submit that there are excepti...
Thursday - 30th August, 2018
KING COMMISSIONS OVER 100 000 IMBALI TO CUT REED
THOUSANDS: Imbali regiment was commissioned to cut reed by His Majesty King Mswati III at Ngabezweni...
Wednesday - 29th August, 2018
GUNDWANE IRRELEVANT - GAWUZELA
...Simelane said Gamedze had done a lot for people of Siphofaneni. He helped people bury their loved...
Tuesday - 28th August, 2018
ELECTION CAMPAIGNS NOW OPEN
...Nominees can start telling voters what they have in store...
Monday - 27th August, 2018
THE 1 000 VOTES CLUB
Joseph Souza 1 334....
Friday - 24th August, 2018
HOW THE NEW E500M BUS RANK WILL LOOK LIKE
STATE OF THE ART: The visual impression of the proposed E500 million Mbabane Bus Rank which will be ...
Thursday - 23rd August, 2018
OVER 300 EMASWATI SCRAMBLE FOR FREE MEAT
MEATY: Over 300 people received free meat at Eswatini Islamic Centre in Ezulwini where about 30 catt...
Wednesday - 22nd August, 2018
HUNDREDS TURN UP FOR SPECIAL VOTING
GOOD RESPONSE: Emaswati came in numbers for the special voting exercise at Mavuso Trade and Exhibiti...
Tuesday - 21st August, 2018
MTN ESWATINI CONTINUES TO SPLASH CASH
TOGETHER AS ONE: SEDCO Director Dorrington Matiwane, Commerce Minister Jabulani Mabuza, MTN CEO Ambr...
Monday - 20th August, 2018
GAZA DELEGATION COMING TO OBSERVE UMHLANGA
It is my intention that this year we bring a delegation to observe Umhlanga so that in 2019 we reviv...
Friday - 17th August, 2018
UMHLANGA HOLIDAY ON SEPT 3
SEPTEMBER 3: Imbali leader Nonduduzo ‘Zuzu’ Zubuko communicating the King's message to I...
Thursday - 16th August, 2018
NURSES CALL FOR URGENT MEETING
NURSES at the Mbabane Government Hospital have called an urgent meeting today at the hospital confer...
Wednesday - 15th August, 2018
FAKE BABY MAMA USES PRINCE’S NAME TO CON NURSE
A nurse based at Raleigh Fitkin Memorial Hospital was defrauded money amounting to E51 000 by a woma...
Tuesday - 14th August, 2018
SOME HOSPITALS HIT BY ANOTHER DRUG SHORTAGE, NURSES PICKET
NURSES at Mbabane Government Hospital used their lunch hour to picket outside the hospital yesterday...
Monday - 13th August, 2018
SPEEDING CAR TAKES DOWN WAITING ROOM
DOUBLE IMPACT: Motorists and passersby at the accident scene where the driver of this car lost contr...
Friday - 10th August, 2018
Driver nets E2 300 groceries in MTN’s trolley dash
TIANO Makhanya (31), a driver employed by Form Scaff in Matsapha has set a new record in the MTN Esw...
Thursday - 9th August, 2018
JUDGE SIPHO NKOSI DEFIES CJ AGAIN
...Yesterday, Judge Nkosi complied with the order and delivered his written reasons. However, after ...
Wednesday - 8th August, 2018
TEMPERS FLARE AS GAYS, LESBIANS MEET PASTORS
TEMPERS flared yesterday when members of the LGBTI community met with pastors during a Religious and...
Monday - 6th August, 2018
KING HANDS E1M JACKPOT TO MBABANE SWALLOWS
A MILLION RICHER: His Majesty King Mswati III presenting a E1 million cheque to Mbabane Swallows Cap...
Friday - 3rd August, 2018
SA POLITICAL PARTY MEETS KING OVER ESWATINI LAND
BAYETHE: His Majesty King Mswati III in a discussion with members of the Freedom Front Plus led by t...
Thursday - 2nd August, 2018
The list of officers who were promoted:
OFFICERS PROMOTED TO THE RANK OF CHIEF ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER 1. Davies Zwane – Correctio...
Wednesday - 1st August, 2018
Charles ‘Ace’ Jele found guilty of stealing E322 000
FORMER Swaziland Royal National Airways Corporation (SRNAC) General Manager Charles ‘Ace’ Jele h...
Tuesday - 31st July, 2018
D- DAY FOR GIDEON MHLONGO
TODAY is D-day for embattled Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Mbabane Municipal Council Gideon M...
Monday - 30th July, 2018
JAN SITHOLE SURVIVES DISQUALIFICATION
FORMER Manzini North Member of Parliament Jan Sithole’s hopes of reclaiming his Parliament seat lo...
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