About Alan

My ethos is espoused in the words of Nelson Mandela: “I have fought against white domination and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the idea of a democratic and free society. If need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.”

You will always find me standing on the side of the underdog OR HERE.

Pretoria Image: Mitropolia Veche – Targoviste

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by fusion-of-horizons youtu.be/2hwELsSesvE Russian chant for the Lenten period. Title: "?? ????? ???????????" (By the waters of Babylon). Performers: Moscow Sretensky Monastery Choir . . . photo: "The Ascension" Church in Targoviste [the Old Metropolitan Cathedral of Wallachia] Catedrala "În?l?area Domnului" (Mitropolia Veche a … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Calling for help

This #Pretoria tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wdicks Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve More Pretoria Images This Pretoria image was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to learn more about WP Robot for Wordpress - a massive time and money saver. Read, Republish and Submit Press Releases to MyPR. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: SF Union Square – Shopping

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wannablibrarian Union Square is the shopping district of San Francisco. This picture includes Coach - a name famous for expensive handbags. More Pretoria Images This Union Buildings image was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to learn more about WP Robot for Wordpress - a massive time and money saver. Read, Republish … [Read more...]

Analysts weigh in on next week’s MPC rates decision

Analysts weigh in on next week's MPC rates decision: Fuel prices and the normalisation cycle of the United States are expected to be key considerations for the South African Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee rates decision.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'They knew my name, my son's name' - top lawyer Charity Nzuza recalls dramatic kidnapping: Charity Nzuza's kidnappers knew her by name and had full knowledge of her movements, she has told News24.. Articles relating to … [Read more...]

LIVE: Former KZN prosecutions boss sheds light on NPA removal #NDPPInterviews

LIVE: Former KZN prosecutions boss sheds light on NPA removal #NDPPInterviews: The third day of interviews for short-listed candidates in the running for the vacant NDPP position has started in the Union Buildings in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Unisa staffer who manufactures fake news could face criminal, hate speech charges: A social media law specialist says the people targeted by university employee William Ramatseba's website might have civil and criminal claims … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Piazza della Rotonda – Rome

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Lorenzoclick The Piazza della Rotonda is a piazza (city square) in Rome, Italy, on the south side of which is located the Pantheon. The square gets its name from the Pantheon's informal title as the church of Santa Maria Rotonda. In the center of the piazza is a fountain, the Fontana del Pantheon, surmounted by an Egyptian obelisk. The fountain was constructed … [Read more...]

Bulls confirm Rassie will help pick new Super Rugby coach

Bulls confirm Rassie will help pick new Super Rugby coach: The Bulls have confirmed that Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will help them in the process of selecting a new head coach.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Former Blue Bulls coach sacked by Welsh PRO14 side: The Dragons have announced they have parted company with defence coach Hendre Marnitz.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Union Station Area, Washington, D.C.

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by flickr4jazz More Pretoria Images This Union Buildings image was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to learn more about WP Robot for Wordpress - a massive time and money saver. Read, Republish and Submit Press Releases to MyPR. … [Read more...]

WATCH: Senior lawyer dragged into car and kidnapped ‘for department’s R80m budget’

WATCH: Senior lawyer dragged into car and kidnapped 'for department's R80m budget': Charity Nzuza, executive officer of the National Forum on the Legal Profession, and a colleague were kidnapped outside her home in Centurion this week.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Cornal Hendricks on return: I'm not scared: New Bulls signing Cornal Hendricks says he has no fear about returning to professional rugby after a heart condition.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria LIVE: If … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Colmore Gate – Triangles and Semicircle

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by ell brown Colmore Gate updates - October 2010 Looks finished now. The section near the new entrance with two triangles and a semicircle at the bottom. This is Colmore Gate from Bull Street in Birmingham. It is an early 1990s shops and offices building. Colmore Gate is an office and retail building in Birmingham, England. An example of early 1990s architecture … [Read more...]