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Swaziland , Saturday 21 April 2018

News Swaziland: Swaziland is now called 'eSwatini'

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2018/04/21/swaziland-eswatini-africa-monarchy-nr.cnn
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

At a celebration marking 50 years of independence from Britain, Africa's last absolute monarch announced he is renaming his country to the "Kingdom of eSwatini."

News Swaziland: Africa's last absolute monarch renames Swaziland as 'eSwatini'

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-swaziland-monarch-country/africas-last-absolute-monarch-renames-swaziland-as-eswatini-idUSKBN1HQ2NO
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MBABANE (Reuters) - Swaziland’s King Mswati III, Africa’s last absolute monarch, said on Thursday he was officially renaming the country as the Kingdom of eSwatini. He announced the change to eSwatini, meaning “land of the Swazis”, in the local ...

News Swaziland: Swaziland Just Changed Its Name to eSwatini

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/other/swaziland-just-changed-its-name-to-eswatini/ar-AAw78b3
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

There are some things only an absolute monarch can get away with—like changing the name of the country you rule with a single pronouncement. On Thursday, King Mswati III of the tiny southern African nation of Swaziland did just that at a celebration of ...

News Swaziland: Absolute monarch renames Swaziland 'eSwatini'

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/20/africa/swaziland-eswatini-africa-monarchy-intl/index.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

(CNN)The king of Swaziland, Africa's last absolute monarch, has changed the name of his country to the "Kingdom of eSwatini" to mark the 50th anniversary of independence -- and to avoid confusion with Switzerland. King Mswati III announced the move during ...

News Swaziland: Surprise and concern as king changes Swaziland's name

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/surprise-concern-king-changes-swazilands-name-135153577.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Mbabane (Swaziland) (AFP) - Residents of the tiny African kingdom of Swaziland on Friday weighed up their country's new official name after the king unexpectedly announced it would now be known as "eSwatini". King Mswati III, one of the world's few ...

News Swaziland: Swaziland’s King Mswati III says Swaziland is now 'eSwatini'

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/video/world/swazilands-king-mswati-iii-says-swaziland-is-now-eswatini/2018/04/20/c8133416-448d-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_video.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Swaziland’s King Mswati III, an absolute monarch, announced April 20 he was officially renaming the country as the Kingdom of eSwatini.

News Swaziland: Swaziland King renames country 'eSwatini'

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/video/2018/04/20/swaziland-king-renames-country-eswatini?videoId=419542563
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Swaziland’s King Mswati III, Africa’s last absolute monarch, said on Thursday he was officially renaming the country as the Kingdom of eSwatini. Swaziland’s King Mswati III, Africa’s last absolute monarch, said on Thursday he was officially ...

News Swaziland: Tiny African kingdom of Swaziland changes its name to eSwatini

News channel or source: https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/world/2018/04/20/tiny-african-kingdom-swaziland-changes-its-name-eswatini/535248002/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

JOHANNESBURG – Breathe easy, Switzerland: The tiny African kingdom of Swaziland is changing its name. King Mswati III announced it during celebrations of the 50th anniversary of independence and his 50th birthday. It appears to be as easy as that, as the ...

News Swaziland: King of Swaziland proclaims his nation will be known as eSwatini

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/king-of-swaziland-proclaims-his-nation-will-be-known-as-eswatini/ar-AAw88n9
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya — King Mswati III of Swaziland is an absolute monarch, so what he says goes. But over the course of his 32-year rule, he has mostly gained international attention for how he has spent the royal treasury. While his populace is one of the ...

News Swaziland: Swaziland's King Declares His Country Will Now be Called the Kingdom of eSwatini

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/swaziland-apos-king-declares-country-032954554.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Exercising one of the perks of being Africa’s last absolute monarch, Swaziland’s King Mswati III announced Thursday that he would officially change the name of his country to the Kingdom of eSwatini. He declared the surprise decision during a joint ...