MBABANE:King Mswati allegedly went into self-quarantine shortly after declaring a State of emergency in the midst of the CoronaVirus outbreak, Lusendvo Fakudze, the Ludzidzini Palace Governor has confirmed.
But it is not clear whether he isolated himself within one of his Palaces in eSwatini or secretly flew out of the country as his private jet was seen leaving the country this week to an unknown destination.
The confusion regarding the whereabouts of the King comes in the midst of challenges perpetrated by the lack of equipment to fight the CoronaVirus as the health system has collapsed.
Speaking to this Swaziland News, Lusendvo Fakudze, the Ludzidzini Palace Governor said currently, no visitors were allowed to see the King saying everyone has been commanded to work extra hard, educate the public and make sure the Nation is safe.
The Governor did not disclose the whereabout of the King but emphasized the importance of taking the CoronaVirus seriously as per the command of the Head of State.
“Currently, no visitors are allowed to see the King, our only focus now is to educate the public about this epidemic as per the command of the King. The situation is bad Nkhosi and we hope God will be with us as a Nation. God has promised that he will stand by those who stand with him. Natsi nasihlala kuye angeke aze asilahle” he said.
The Governor urged the public to make sure they remain safe in the midst of the outbreak adding that there should be public campaigns to educate the Nation on safety measures. King Mswati, through Prime Minister Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini declared a State of emergency in the midst of the CoronaVirus outbreak and immediately went into self-isolation.
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