August 10, 2016 Leave a comment
The Sibaya ”People’s Parliament,” where Swaziland’s absolute monarch summons his subjects to the royal cattle byre to discuss pressing issues, was held over the last week. Many issues were raised, but in previous years little has happened as a result of it.
“Raise grants for the elderly”. “Stop repossessing our land in Vuvulane”. “My kids go to bed hungry”. “Ordinary people don’t have access to radio”. “Minimum wage should by 3000 emalangeni”. “We have no land, even though the constitution says every Swazi should have access to it”. “Cattle roam the streets and are causing accidents”. “The cabinet should be fired”. “Inequality causes division”. Read more of this post