According to other media sorces, The Swaziland News editor and private investigator Zweli Martin Dlamini was arrested yesterday and taken to Lobamba police station by 15 armed police officers.
The editor recently published an article where he criticized King Mswati’s Speech from the Throne under the headline “King Mswati’s speech is actually a lie from the Throne” which royal insiders said angered the Princess according to Swaziland News website.
According to his publication, Dlamini said he was getting death threats from The Princess and more of the story can be seen here. However, we later got clarity from the Princesses PA that he was arrested on a differenr matter.
I have been arrested by the police…as per the command of King Mswati daughter Minister Princess Sikhanyiso…now I’m escorted by police about 15 armed officers..to Lobamba police station
After Dlamini updated his facebook status, he wasn’t seen online as we normally see him online and since he is one of the active users.
Swaziland News editor arrested by 15 armed police officers,taken to Lobamba police station