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.

Papier says no thanks to Stormers

Papier says no thanks to Stormers: Springbok and Bulls scrumhalf Embrose Papier has reportedly turned down an offer to play for the Stormers.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Decorative panel with sphinxes from the palace of Darius I at Susa 522-486 BC, Louvre Museum

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Following Hadrian These decorative panels of polychrome glazed brick come from the palace of Darius I at Susa. On a blue-green ground, a pair of winged lions with bearded human heads sit facing each other, their heads turned backward. Above them hovers the winged disc of Ahura-Mazda. This complex traditional iconography is rendered in a pure Persian … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: South Africa 2013

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

Search for former cop’s allegedly murdered wife at Zwartkops unsuccessful

Search for former cop's allegedly murdered wife at Zwartkops unsuccessful: A search over the weekend for Dawn Basdeo, wife of former Durban police officer Prem Emmanuel Basdeo, at the Zwartkops raceway in Centurion has proved unsuccessful.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Kori Bustard

This #Mapungubwe tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by MBoy68 Largest flying bird in the world...very impressive if you ever get a chance to see them fly. 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...]

Pretoria Image: sun-Unirii-fountains2006_0507_194008

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

Pretoria North man in court after raping pregnant goat

Pretoria North man in court after raping pregnant goat: SPCA inspector Mishack Matlou told Pretoria North Rekord the incident was the “highest form of animal cruelty he has experienced”. “As the SPCA, we .... Google Alert - Pretoria WATCH: Appeal for return of missing six-year-old Diepsloot boy: Pretoria - The distraught parents of missing mentally challenged boy, Ngoako Mashao, have pleaded for his safe return. According to the father, .... Google Alert - Pretoria Chase … [Read more...]

3 killed in horrific bus, taxi crash

3 killed in horrific bus, taxi crash: Pretoria - Three women were killed in an accident involving a City of Tshwane bus and a taxi on the corner of Kgosi Mampuru and Madiba streets in .... Google Alert - Pretoria #SpringsMonster goes down: She, together with her younger brother aged 11, testified against their parents during the lengthy trial in the Gauteng High Court, Pretoria. Neither .... Google Alert - Pretoria Freshly connected in Pretoria, South Africa: The 2018 … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Pearson House – West Milton Ohio

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Lee Kreider Build as a hotel along the traction line, it now houses the Pearson House Restaurant and a jewelry store. 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 … [Read more...]

Police constable in Uber foils toy gun hijacking on Pretoria Road

Police constable in Uber foils toy gun hijacking on Pretoria Road: An alert police constable foiled a hijacking on Pretoria Road on Wednesday morning while on his way to work in an Uber taxi. Driving past the scene .... Google Alert - Pretoria Marikana's long roadto justice: THERE is a long road to justice ahead for the families of the 34 miners murdered during the Marikana Massacre. Six years on, the investigations .... Google Alert - Pretoria Union to advance … [Read more...]