Swaziland, officially the Kingdom of Swaziland , and sometimes called Ngwane or Swatini, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa, bordered to the north, south and west by South Africa, and to the east by Mozambique. The nation, as well as its people, are named after the 19th century king Mswati II. Swaziland is a small country, no more than 200 kilometres north to south and 130 kilometres east to west. The western half is mountainous, descending to a lowveld region to the east. The eastern border with Mozambique and South Africa is dominated by the escarpment of the Lebombo Mountains....
|Founded:||September 6, 1968|
|Official language:||Swati Language, English Language|
|Area:||6,703.9 sq. mi.|
|Form of government:||Monarchy, Absolute monarchy, Diarchy|
|Also known as:||Swazimaan kuningaskunta|