Eswati National Anthem

Together with the Eswati flag, the national anthem of Eswatini is a solemn patriotic song which is officially taken by Eswatini as an expression of national identity.

The National Anthem of Eswatini

Together with the Eswati national flag, it serves as a catalyst to the sensation of national pride for Eswati people around the world.

Along with the Eswati national flag, it serves as a driver to the sensation of national pride for Eswati citizens all over the world.

The Eswati National Anthem’s name is, “Nkulunkulu Mnikati wetibusiso temaSwati”, and is also known as “O Lord our God of the Swazi”.

The Eswati national anthem lyrics was written by Andrease Enoke Fanyana Simelane.

The Eswati song music was made up by David Kenneth Rycroft and you can see or download the Eswati national anthem sheet music from the links on this post.

“Nkulunkulu Mnikati wetibusiso temaSwati” was formally adopted as the national anthem of Eswatini in the year of 1968.

Use the links on this website, to find the lyrics of the “Nkulunkulu Mnikati wetibusiso temaSwati” and download the sheet music to play the Eswati national anthem.


When is Eswati National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Eswatini is generally played or performed throughout national holidays, particularly on the independence day events in Eswatini. It is also performed throughout cultural and other celebrations in Eswatini, usually marking off the start or completion of such celebrations.

National anthem of Eswatini is also often carried out in worldwide sporting events, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport occasions.


What is the importance of Eswati National Anthem in Eswatini?

The national anthem of Eswatini, like other national signs of Eswatini, embodies the custom, history, and beliefs of Eswatini and its folks. For this reason, it helps evoke feelings of patriotism among the Eswati people and advises them of their Eswatini’s magnificence, appeal, and rich heritage.

It also helps join the residents of Eswatini by one single song or music. Throughout the performance of the Eswati national anthem, people of Eswatini, despite their ethnic differences, rise in unity and listen diligently or sing the song with fantastic enthusiasm.

Sports men and women from Eswatini also feel an excellent moment of delight when they get a medal at a global sporting occasion while Eswatini’s national anthem is played in the background. It provides a feeling of having made their country proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Eswatini in schools learn to appreciate their country and develop a sense of unity amongst themselves.