King renames Swaziland as eSwatini, citing colonial past — and confusion with Switzerland

King renames Swaziland as eSwatini, citing colonial past — and confusion with Switzerland

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The king of the tiny African nation of Swaziland announced the kingdom’s new name would be eSwatini. Unlike some other countries, Swaziland maintained its colonial name after independence.


Source : http://www.dw.com/en/king-renames-swaziland-as-eswatini-citing-colonial-past-and-confusion-with-switzerland/a-43462834?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf
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Date de parution : 19 April 2018 | 9:03 pm