Types Of Government In Swaziland

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The systems of governments developed over time as people started to live in large populations and hold different opinions on subjects that affected every citizen. Different countries and states have a different way of governing depending on how the country developed, and the influences of other countries. An absolute monarchy is a system of government when the monarch has absolute power and it is another form of dictatorship. Republicanism is a different kind of government where the head of state is a representative of the people and supports democracy where everyone has a vote and majority rules. The monarchical government of Swaziland differs in history, distribution of authority and to what extent it meets an individual and society’s needs from the republicanism of the United States. The history of a country has a great impact on the present day system of government. During the 16th century, the Dlamini clan established a kingdom under King Sobhuza. Later, King Mswati II expanded the kingdom, and asked help from the British to fight of the Zulu that led to British colonization in Swaziland. Later the British decided to prepare for independence due to racial discrimination by South Africa. The first election was held and a political party formed by King Sobhuza II won all 24 seats. The U.K. government discussed a new constitution and decided that Swaziland should be a constitutional monarchy. When the first post-independence elections were held the Ngwane National
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