First Thing, Daily Maverick's flagship newsletter

Join the 230 000 South Africans who read First Thing newsletter.

Swazi youth leader arrested

Defend Truth

Swazi youth leader arrested

The president of the Swaziland Youth Congress, Wandile Dludlu, is the latest activist to be arrested by the Swazi police. He was arrested on Wednesday, the second day that protesters have participated in pro-democracy marches. Swaziland is an absolute monarchy, and political organisations are banned.  Read more: AP via Washington Post

Gallery

Please peer review 3 community comments before your comment can be posted