- It is Africa’s last remaining absolute monarchy.
- It is a landlocked country in Southern Africa.
- It is bordered by Mozambique to its northeast and South Africa to its north, west, and south.
- Eswatini has the world’s highest prevalence rate for HIV/Aids with low life expectancy for both men and women.
- There are severe curbs on political parties and freedom of speech and issues such as discrimination towards girls and women is widespread.