• Britain and the Boer Republic of Transvaal jointly rule Swaziland. 

  • Swaziland becomes a British High Commission Territory.

  • Swaziland is granted formal independence within the British Commonwealth.

  • Swaziland is hit by a budget crisis described by the IMF as "critical" as its economy crisis worsens, with the government struggling to pay the salaries of public sector workers.

  • Swaziland is excluded from a program giving duty-free access to the US market because of human rights concerns. 


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