Tag Archives: Media

SWAZI ROADS, CARS, CHURCHES, LAW AND MEDIA

Things I’ve noticed 1)    Swaziland roads are covered with speed bumps. They are everywhere, especially at intersections. 2)    There is roadside litter, but unlike in North America there a total absence of Styrofoam coffee cups since Swazis aren’t really into … Continue reading

TALKING CALABASHES, ZIONISM, SPIRIT SNAKES AND TRAVELLING MUTI

Here in Swaziland, there is often a blurring of the lines between magic, witchcraft and Christianity. Here are some odd things I’ve seen in the newspaper lately… A talking calabash, which reporters from the Swazi News went to take pictures … Continue reading

Abducting girls for sex is a crime….Times, Jan. 18th, 2013

SWAGAA’S VOICE IN A STORY THAT APPEARED IN TIMES OF SWAZILAND JAN. 18th, 2013  http://www.times.co.sz/News/83642.html The Swaziland Action Group Against Abuse (SWAGGA) has said abducting young girls for the purpose of having sexual intercourse with them is a crime and … Continue reading

The Swazi News had the most captivating cover today.

All Tabloids Are Alike!

Every day I try and read the newspaper. There are two main papers, the Swazi Times and the Swaziland Observer. Plus there are others like the one pictured – Swazi News. They are all quite similar, but the Observer is … Continue reading