Britain and the Boer Republic of Transvaal begin joint rule of Swaziland.
Swaziland becomes a British High Commission territory.
Swaziland is granted formal independence within the British commonwealth.
The parliamentary system is temporarily abolished and replaced by traditional tribal communities.
"Swaziland's budget crisis is described as ""critical"" by the International Monetary Fund, with the government struggling to pay its public sector workers."