Sotsha Dlamini

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Sotsha Ernest Dlamini (27 May 1940 – 7 February 2017) was a Swazi politician. He served as Prime Minister of Swaziland from 6 October 1986 to 12 July 1989.[1]

Biography[change | change source]

He was born in Mankayane.[2] He became prime minister after being appointed by Dzeliwe of Swaziland in 1986. He replaced Bhekimpi Dlamini, who resigned in 1986. Dlamini served as prime minister when tensions of apartheid was growing.

Dlamini died on 7 February 2017 from complications of a fall at a hospital in Mbabane, Swaziland, aged 76.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Pressure for democracy and Tinkhundla tinkerings (1986-1999)". EISA Swaziland:. August 2008. Archived from the original on 15 October 2016. Retrieved 27 October 2010.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
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  3. Ex-Prime Minister Sotsha Dlamini dies