Swaziland (Vol 12, 2015)
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The royal family in the Kingdom of Swaziland remained bent on holding on to power and resisting any efforts towards social and political transformation, despite on-going calls for democratic reforms. The imprisonment of Mario Masuku and Maxwell Dlamini was widely criticised both locally and abroad, while the Suppression of Terrorism Act was challenged…

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Ramdeen, Marisha and Ngubane, Senzwesihle, “Swaziland (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0053>
First published online: 2016



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