Phila Sibiya

LET US MILK SACU CASH COW

Sir,Contrary to the popular economic view that Eswatini should strive to reduce dependency on Southern African Customs Union (SACU) receipts, I suggest all economic activity
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ENEMIES OF STATE FROM WITHIN TINKHUNDLA SYSTEM

Sir, Recent events must surely make those fellow compatriots who walk blind-folded through the maze of life reconsider their positions, especially when it comes to...
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ASPIRING MP: I’M GETTING THREATS, ‘GAWUZELA’ TOLD ME TO WITHDRAW

SITEKI – With only two days left ahead of the much-anticipated secondary by-elections at Siphofaneni Inkhundla, there were claims that one candidate has been told...
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PUBLIC TRANSPORT AVAILABLE - OPERATORS

MANZINI – SWATCAWU and EKABAWU have allayed fears that public transport might not be available today. SWATCAWU stands for Swaziland Transport, Communication and Allied Workers Union,...
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TUCOSWA TO MARCH WITH NO PERMIT

MANZINI – The TUCOSWA leadership will invoke Section 6 (4) of the Public Order Act of 2017 as they plan to march without seeking a...
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MARWICK FINALLY UNDERTAKES DIALOGUE TRIP TO USA

MANZINI – Lobamba Lomdzala Constituency Member of Parliament (MP) Marwick Khumalo has eventually left the country to attend a political dialogue-oriented programme in the United...
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SWAVISA APOLOGISES TO UNREST-HIT BUSINESSES

MBABANE - Swaziland Victims and Survivors Association (SWAVISA) has come out to apologise to business owners who suffered losses during the unrest last year June...
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SOMHLOLO USEFUL FOR CHURCHES, ATHLETICS

MBABANE – “Will the Somhlolo National Stadium ever be accepted by FIFA for international matches or is it time we considered building a new stadium?” FIFA...
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HEFTY FINES IN BIBLE SOCIETY CUP

MBABANE – Woe unto teams that will misbehave during the 2022 Bible Society Eswatini Cup billed for Saturday at Mavuso Sports Centre. There are punishments that...
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FLYERS BACK IN 1ST DIVISION

MBABANE – They are back. Ubombo Flyers who had spent over five years in the Swazi Trac Lubombo Super League, finally got promoted to the MTN...
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DODGE EYES POOL MASTERS TITLE

MBABANE – National team pool player Sithembiso ‘Dodge’ Matsebula is determined to maintain his dominance as the king of the cue sport in the Masters...
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NO REST FOR BOXERS, SWIMMERS

MBABANE – Boxers and swimmers will go straight into action in the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games. Boxers Thabiso Dlamini and Zweli Dlamini will be the first...
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UNCLE WAFFLES FOR LINGARD’S PARTY

MBABANE - When they come looking for you! Uncle Waffles has been booked to pay at former Manchester United player’s birthday party. DJ and dancer Uncle...
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MTN IPRAISE, SPOTLIGHT BACK ON

Ezulwini – It’s all systems go with one of their biggest music contributions in the Gospel and Pop scene. One of the biggest Gospel music festivals...
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COURT DISMISSES JABUSISA INVESTMENTS’ APPEAL

MBABANE – The Supreme Court of Eswatini has dismissed Jabusisa Investments (Pty) Ltd’s appeal application for judgement in their case against Eswatini Development and Savings...
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INYATSI CONSTRUCTION FOR E27M TENDER

MBABANE – Inyatsi Construction (Pty) Ltd has been enlisted as the best evaluated tenderer to be awarded the Ministry of Public Works and Transport tender. This...
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COVID-19 PANDEMIC IS STILL VERY REAL

Sir,Following last week’s news that the world’s most powerful person, US President Joe Biden, had tested COVID-19 positive, I for one would be inclined to...
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DON’T BEAT KIDS

 Sir,Child discipline has become something of a burning issue over the past few weeks, after the Ministry of Education opted to abolish corporal punishment in...
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LOCAL RAPPER MEETS ERYKAH BADU

MBABANE - Local rapper Oriiginelle got a chance to rub shoulders with RnB icon, Erykah Badu. Born Makhosazana Thwala, she met the American singer-songwriter during...
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WAFFLES FIRST LISWATI FEATURED ON MULTICHOICE SA

MBABANE - Stuff dreams are made off! At this point, only the sky is the limit for Eswatini-born DJ Uncle Waffles. The now internationally acclaimed jockey...
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DEMARCATION OF DUTIES FOR ARCHITECTS IN PIPELINE

ZULWINI - It is imperative to the construction industry that service providers are recognised and categorised based on experience and qualifications. This allows financers who may...
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MTN GROUP TO HOST 2ND MOMO API HACKATHON

MBABANE – MTN Group’s Mobile Money Application Interface (API) is inviting developers across several markets to participate in an Open API Hackathon, with a challenge...
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