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: African Elephant, Loxodonta africana – up really, really close and personal in Mapungubwe

This #Mapungubwe tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Derek Keats African Elephant, Loxodonta africana - up really, really close and personal in Mapungubwe 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...]

SA chief of US Centres for Disease Control appears for ‘complex’ fraud case

SA chief of US Centres for Disease Control appears for 'complex' fraud case: The South African branch chief of the United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention is not the only accused in a hefty fraud and corruption case involving more than R25m, it has emerged.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Prasa closes Pretoria train station for 40 days for maintenance: The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa will be carrying out maintenance at the station, completely closing it … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Hicag

This #State Theatre tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by vonderauvisuals Chicago theater sign - The Loop - Chicago, IL Follow me on Facebook | Visit my website More Pretoria Images This State Theatre 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...]

National Artistic Swimming Championship held in Pretoria

National Artistic Swimming Championship held in Pretoria: The championship will be presented at the Hillcrest Pool in Pretoria from 13 to 15 December and proceedings will start daily at 09:00 and last until .... Google Alert - Pretoria Boks to play in Joburg, Pretoria in 2019: The Springboks will play their only two home tests in 2019 in Johannesburg and Pretoria, with the opening round of a shortened Castle Lager Rugby .... Google Alert - Pretoria New hijacking trick in … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Water ribs

This #Pretoria tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wdicks Swimming at Menlopark High School 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...]

Water supply interruptions spread to west of Pretoria

Water supply interruptions spread to west of Pretoria: Several areas in the west of Pretoria have been hit by water restrictions imposed by the Rand Water utility. This comes after the reservoir levels started .... Google Alert - Pretoria 'R85 000 paid into fraudulent Tshwane accounts can't be recovered': Pretoria - An amount of R85 000 paid into fraudulent accounts by the City of Tshwane eight years ago can't be recovered, according to a council report .... … [Read more...]

Zuma legal fees: DA leader says High Court ruling should be celebrated

Zuma legal fees: DA leader says High Court ruling should be celebrated: A judgment in which former president Jacob Zuma was ordered to pay his own legal fees in his corruption case, should be 'celebrated', says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Mother asked to 'sell' baby to unknown man at Pretoria mall

Mother asked to 'sell' baby to unknown man at Pretoria mall: A Pretoria woman was asked to sell her 11-month-old baby to an unknown man at a Centurion mall, EWN reported. The woman was reportedly .... Google Alert - Pretoria Pretoria North takes a stand against abuse: “The objective of the campaign is to inform the public and to encourage people to report abuse,” said Carina Bam, spokesperson of the Pretoria North .... Google Alert - Pretoria Plastic factory … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary

This #Pretoria tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wdicks Black Heron 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 NPOs given chance to apply for metro grants

Pretoria NPOs given chance to apply for metro grants: The Tshwane metro's health department has announced that NPOs specialising in programmes aimed at addressing the scourge of drug abuse and .... Google Alert - Pretoria Tackling societal challenges at Science Forum: Yesterday, various speakers, including outgoing vice-chancellor of the University of Pretoria Professor Cheryl de la Rey, assistant director-general at .... Google Alert - Pretoria University of Pretoria … [Read more...]