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: Image from page 448 of “Scientific and applied pharmacognosy intended for the use of students in pharmacy, as a hand book for pharmacists, and as a reference book for food and drug analysts and pharmacologists” (1920)

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: scientificapplie00krae Title: Scientific and applied pharmacognosy intended for the use of students in pharmacy, as a hand book for pharmacists, and as a reference book for food and drug analysts and pharmacologists Year: 1920 (1920s) Authors: Kraemer, Henry, 1868-1924 Subjects: Pharmacognosy Publisher: New York, … [Read more...]

[LISTEN] Socio-economic implications of moving Parly to Pretoria

[LISTEN] Socio-economic implications of moving Parly to Pretoria: Radio 702 | Parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo spoke to 'The Karima Brown Show' on the appointment of a service provider to conduct an .... Google Alert - Pretoria Pretoria's biggest monthly music festival turns 9 years old: Pretoria's biggest monthly music festival is turning nine years old in May. And what a journey it has been. Park Acoustics has changed many .... Google Alert - … [Read more...]

Poppie’s mother and stepfather sentenced to life for her murder

Poppie's mother and stepfather sentenced to life for her murder: The biological mother and stepfather of three-year-old Poppie van der Merwe, who were convicted of her murder, have been sentenced to life in prison by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Fight is on for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Botterill and Vacy-Lyle: Guy Botteril and navigator Simon Vacy-Lyle, may be back in the championship fight after a resounding victory on the 2018 York … [Read more...]

Third 'Zion Christian Church' body found in caves near Pretoria

Third 'Zion Christian Church' body found in caves near Pretoria: The body of a third man‚ suspected of being a Zion Christian Church congregant‚ has been found in a cave outside Pretoria. On Tuesday police‚ after .... Google Alert - Pretoria Third body found in Pretoria cave: A third body has been discovered in a cave near Vlakplaas, west of Pretoria, police said on Wednesday. Police spokesperson Captain Augustinah .... Google Alert - Pretoria WATCH: 39 TUT … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Picture 149

This #Mapungubwe tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wfeiden More Pretoria Images This Mapungubwe 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...]

Mitchell’s feedback session harsh, but fair – Bulls lock

Mitchell’s feedback session harsh, but fair - Bulls lock: Bulls lock RG Snyman says they received stern feedback from coach John Mitchell following their thrashing by the Jaguares last weekend.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Centurion teen mauled by 3 dogs: The dogs, believed to be boerboels/boerboel crosses, have been transported to a nearby animal welfare organisation, where a veterinarian is expected to assess them.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria ANC ward … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Digbeth Police Station (1911 by Stilgoe) with Baroque style turret (Digbeth GWKWalk 11/10)

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Ted and Jen DIGBETH WALK Length30 minutes1.8 km (1.1 miles) DifficultyEasy SurroundingsCity streets, factories, railways, buildings, shopping areas Start/Finish: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham This walk starts at the ‘old town’ and follows back streets lined with Victorian factories, and criss-crossed by railway viaducts, to an old burial ground. It then runs … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘They have made me a cripple’ – claims made that police accidentally shot man then dug out the bullet

EXCLUSIVE: 'They have made me a cripple' - claims made that police accidentally shot man then dug out the bullet: Afraid that he would be arrested for drinking beer in public, a 33-year-old man says he made a run for it when he saw police, who then shot him, thinking he was a hijacking suspect.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Metra A2 tower Western Avenue Chicago

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Loco Steve 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...]

Bodies of 2 men retrieved from cave near Vlakplaas

Bodies of 2 men retrieved from cave near Vlakplaas: Allegations that the two men are members of the Zion Christian Church cannot be confirmed, pending identification, Captain Augustinah Selepe has said.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Msimanga could face motion of no confidence over Aucamp debacle, ANC warns: The ANC has reiterated its call for Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga to resign, following a qualifications scandal involving the City's chief of staff.. Articles relating to … [Read more...]