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Swaziland turns around world's highest HIV infection rate: report

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Swaziland turns around world's highest HIV infection rate: report

- Paris - Swaziland, which bears the world's heaviest HIV burden, has halved the rate of new infections in five years by boosting access to virus-suppressing drugs, researchers said Monday. The country where about one in three adults are infected with the AIDS-causing virus, has vastly expanded public programmes to test people for HIV infection and put them on life-saving anti-retroviral treatment (ART)
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'I'm an optimist. Hope is essential' - Empowering girls in Swaziland, the African country with the highest incidence of HIV

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'I'm an optimist. Hope is essential' - Empowering girls in Swaziland, the African country with the highest incidence of HIV

- Since he first came here in 1976, Martin has worked with the children of Swaziland helping to feed and educate thousands. Focussing on empowerment, he aims "to create leaders". He's worked elsewhere but the road always seems to lead him back to this stunning mountainous kingdom. "We feed 3,000 children twice a day at our schools here," explains Martin, who comes from Ballydesmond on the Cork/Kerry border, adding "and we give food to the orphans to bring home for their families
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Makamu Wa Rais Awasili Swaziland Kuhudhuria Mkutano Wa Sadc

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Makamu Wa Rais Awasili Swaziland Kuhudhuria Mkutano Wa Sadc

- Makamu wa Rais wa Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania Samia Suluhu Hassan amewasili mjini Mbabane - Swaziland leo 16-Mar-2017 kwa ajili ya kuhudhuria mkutano wa Wakuu wa nchi na Serikali wa Jumuiya ya Maendeleo Kusini mwa Afrika (SADC). Mara baada ya kuwasili katika uwanja wa Kimataifa wa Mfalme Mswati III mjini Mbabane – Swaziland, Makamu wa Rais Mhe Samia Suluhu Hassan amepokelewa na Viongozi mbalimbali ambao wameongozwa na Waziri wa Utumishi wa Umma wa Serikali ya Swaziland Owen Nxumalo
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«Gala» accusé de racisme ordinaire après s'être moqué de la tenue des autorités du Swaziland

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«Gala» accusé de racisme ordinaire après s'être moqué de la tenue des autorités du Swaziland

- Gala aurait sans doute dû faire preuve d'« un peu de tenue ». Mais surtout de respect. Le magazine, sorti en kiosque mercredi, a provoqué un tollé, en comparant la tenue vestimentaire du haut-commissaire du Swaziland et de son épouse à un vulgaire déguisement pour « mardi gras ». « Un peu de tenue ! », peut-on lire en légende de la photo d’une rencontre entre le haut-commissaire du Swaziland, Christian Muzie Nkambule, et de son épouse, et la reine Elisabeth II, le 2 mars dernier à Buckingham Palace
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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

- Mbabane - Swaziland's schools opened for the new academic year on Tuesday under new government orders to teach only Christianity, a move criticised by opponents as fuelling intolerance of Muslims. Officials said that old text books were being replaced with new ones that mention only the Bible, and that schools were required to submit a list of qualified religious studies teachers ahead of the start of term. "Other religions will
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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

- PIC: Kingdom of Swaziland flag flies on a mast by a public school in Mbabane, Swaziland. (AFP) Swaziland's schools opened for the new academic year on Tuesday under new government orders to teach only Christianity, a move criticised by opponents as fuelling intolerance of Muslims. Officials said that old text books were being replaced with new ones that mention only the Bible, and that schools were required to submit
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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

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Swaziland orders schools to teach only Christianity

- SWAZILAND’S schools opened for the new academic year yesterday under new government orders to teach only Christianity, a move criticized by opponents as fuelling intolerance of Muslims. Officials said that old text books were being replaced with new ones that mention only the Bible and that schools were required to submit a list of qualified religious studies teachers ahead of the start of term. “Other religions will not be offered
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Badenhorst fires Swaziland to quarters
Badenhorst fires Swaziland to quarters A second half header from Felix Badenhorst handed Swaziland a 1-0 victory over Madagascar during their final Group A tie in the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup on Wednesday evening at the Independence Stadium in Windhoek. The Swazi side are now leading the group with seven points and have ensured they set up a date in the quarterfinals against Chipolopolo of Zambia on Sunday. In the 11th minute Isihlangu Semnikati had   Read More ...
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Zimbabwe hope to avoid early exit
Zimbabwe will be looking for their maiden victory in the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup Group A when they clash with Seychelles at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek on Wednesday. The Warriors of Zimbabwe were surprisingly held to a goalless stalemate by Madagascar in their previous Group A game on Monday. This was their second consecutive draw having played to a 2-2 stalemate with Swaziland in their opening Group   Read More ...
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