It has been alleged that Mswati III, the King of the impoverished African country of Eswatini and head of the Swazi Royal Family, has purchased a customized Rolls Royce Cullinan SUV for himself, and a further 19 Rolls Royce vehicles for his 15 wives.
Unconfirmed reports on social media have claimed that “4 Car Transporters fully loaded with 19 Rolls Royce cars and one Rolls Royce Cullinan SUV” were delivered to the small African country.
Between 2011 and 2015 Eswatini took US$507 million in overseas aid from other countries. Of this, US$140 million came from the United States which amounted to 28 percent of the total, and US$123 million from the European Union at 24 percent of the total. Other main donors were Taiwan US$74 million and the United Nations US$59 million.
The ruling party of Zambia, the Patrotic Front ( PF) has boasted of having trillions of Kwacha tax payers money along with a number of energetic officers to fix opposition political parties.
In a statement they said “We just spent close to K110, 000 minus allowances to those officers who were involved in disrupting the Democratic Party ( DP) meeting in Samfya yesterday”, according to a PF insider.
The ruling party has further vowed to remain in power beyond 2021, this will be achieved with the help of the state machinery and the men and women in the Police and armed forces to oppress those in opposition and make it hard for them to campaign.
Meanwhile, the main opposition United Party for National Development ( UPND) has promised to go ahead with their card renewal exercise despite PF intimidation through the Zambian Police force.
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