How Mswati autocracy uses courts to hang on to power

Communist Party of Swaziland Sunday 25 December 2022: – On Saturday 24 December 2022, the CPS Annual Summer School focused on analysing the objective situation in Swaziland and how the progressive movement can take advantage of the obtaining conditions for the benefit of the struggle. Issues discussed included how the Mswati autocracy uses the courts to frustrate and isolate democracy activists. Delegates showed how the judiciary of Swaziland helps to suppress the calls for democracy while at the same time cleaning … Continue reading How Mswati autocracy uses courts to hang on to power

SNAT President appreciates CPS role in capacitating anduniting the trade union movement

Communist Party of Swaziland Saturday 24 December 2022: – Swaziland National Association of Teachers (SNAT) President Mbongwa Dlamini has appreciated the value of the Communist Party of Swaziland’s (CPS) intense political education drive as well as the cordial relations between the Party and the union. This was part of SNAT’s message to the CPS Summer School held in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa from 20-30 December 2022. “We … Continue reading SNAT President appreciates CPS role in capacitating anduniting the trade union movement

SNAT President speaks out against union bashing and casualisation of teaching profession, calls for unity among democracy forces

Communist Party of Swaziland Saturday 24 December 2022: – President of the Swaziland National Association of Teachers (SNAT), Mbongwa Dlamini, has gone for three full months unpaid, as the Mswati autocracy intensifies its attack on unions. The President revealed this as he delivered SNAT’s message of solidarity at the Summer School hosted by the Communist Party of Swaziland (CPS). The CPS Summer School is held from 20-30 December 2022 in Mpumalanga … Continue reading SNAT President speaks out against union bashing and casualisation of teaching profession, calls for unity among democracy forces

SACP reiterates its solidarity with the fighting people of Swaziland

Communist Party of Swaziland Friday 23 December 2022: – The South African Communist Party (SACP) has pledged more solidarity with the people of Swaziland in their struggle against absolute-monarchy rule in Swaziland. This was on Friday, 23 December 2022, at the Annual Summer School of the Communist Party of Swaziland (CPS) held 20-30 December in Mpumalanga, South Africa where newly elected SACP Mpumalanga Provincial Secretary, Lucky Mbuyane, … Continue reading SACP reiterates its solidarity with the fighting people of Swaziland

CPS Summer School 2022: The Struggle for Democracy Now Must Win – Our Country Must Survive

Communist Party of Swaziland Friday 16 December 2022:- The Communist Party of Swaziland (CPS) will convene its Annual Summer School for 2022 from 20–30 December 2022 in Mpumalanga, South Africa. This year’s Summer School takes place in a rapidly changing situation. Our country is undergoing a difficult phase of transition from autocratic rule towards a democratic dispensation. A war has been imposed by the regime … Continue reading CPS Summer School 2022: The Struggle for Democracy Now Must Win – Our Country Must Survive

Mswati’s army harass and heavily assault yet another Swazi citizen

Tuesday 13 December 2022:- On Sunday 11 December 2022, a battalion of six members of Mswati’s army who were driving a Toyota Land Cruiser registered S196 heavily assaulted yet another Swazi citizen. Sicelo* had parked his car next to the Institute of Development Management main gate in Matsapha after it developed mechanical problems. When the six army personnel approached him, he was pleased because he … Continue reading Mswati’s army harass and heavily assault yet another Swazi citizen

LICINISO Weekly 14-20 November 2022

In this issue of Liciniso, the CPS commemorates and discusses Black Wednesday, an event during November 1990 in which Mswati’s forces assaulted a massive student protest and killed 4 protesting students. The CPS goes over the struggle of the students, both why they struggled and how. In addition the CPS discusses the impact of the state on youth and students, discussing in depth societal bases … Continue reading LICINISO Weekly 14-20 November 2022

LICINISO 31 October – 6 November 2022

In this issue, the CPS reassures their position in defiance against imperialism and national oppression. Going over various protests and strikes by various workers and unions within Swaziland. The CPS ensures that their activists will be present at these protests to provide their contributions to the understanding of the struggle that the Swazi proletariat face. In addition, the party reinstates their position on the freedom … Continue reading LICINISO 31 October – 6 November 2022

CPS Remarks to the 22nd International Meeting of Communist and Workers Parties (IMCWP), Havana, Cuba

27-  29 October 2022 by the General Secretary Cde Thokozane Kenneth Kunene, Theme: “Solidarity with Cuba and all the struggling peoples. United we are stronger in the anti-imperialist struggle, hitogether with social and popular movements, in the face of capitalism and its policies, the threat of fascism and war; in defense of peace, the environment, worker’s rights, solidarity and socialism” Dear comrades   I bring revolutionary … Continue reading CPS Remarks to the 22nd International Meeting of Communist and Workers Parties (IMCWP), Havana, Cuba