Archive | February, 2019

Mandela and De Klerk

27 Feb


Two leaders. One political rivalry. A look at the complex relationship between Mandela and de Klerk.


One long walk to freedom and peace

Together, one mind, one soul, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant seeds of hope, then march together towards a better future…a far brighter tomorrow

SUNrise in paradise

South African dawn

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UNHCR delighted as major human rights award presented to a Sudanese refugee — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

25 Feb

Thanks for the follow and all the best with your blog


“’early bird’ craig

* “first thing” am is my best time (by far) when I get most
things done


Best wishes from the First City to see the light

Africa Talk Multimedia Network

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is delighted that Mr. Abdulaziz Muhamat has received the 2019 Martin Ennals Award at the ceremony in Geneva today. Recognized as a true leader, human rights and humanitarian advocate, Mr. Muhamat has tirelessly cared for fellow refugees, and eloquently drawn the world’s attention to their plight. A refugee himself, Mr […]

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Italian Language Learning App – Italian Language Learning – EduBull

25 Feb


Thanks for the follow *, as the reason I write is to share.
* (Though my family and close friends say it would be far more entertaining with a video-camera # in “real life”, rather than in cyberspace!)

# By the way, do they still make them in today’s ever-faster changing world..or is it all done with mobile phones?

(get with the times now,”luddite”* c – it should be a smart phone)

* or so I was often called by my “my techno-geek” friend, Bill (“the gonk”)

“total non-techno” c (who doesn’t possess a mobile phone, after a rather eventful’ experience some years back, whilst trying to walk, talk and chew gum at the same time)

Who says men can’t multi-task!

Kind regards


“You will do foolish things…but do them with enthusiasm.”
– Colette


Best wishes from the First City to see the sun (in summer) …and we’re also the first to see the sunset and the stars (in winter-time)

“I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.”

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Leighton Smith Podcast Episode 4 – 20 February 2019

24 Feb


So what does Leighton think about Eden Park, Tourism and its contribution to climate change? He delivers his verdict in this week’s podcast. Along with hi

Source: Leighton Smith Podcast Episode 4 – 20 February 2019


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Try Revolution

17 Feb

from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)
Submitter’s Note
As a passionate Springbok rugby fan/follower those events way back in 1981 played a large part in my “political awakening” (and are mentioned in many of my books on SA)

Creative Kiwis book

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17 Feb

The Sunshine Blogger Award 2019: Nomination

17 Feb

congrats, Dina
happy writing and best wishes

Dina Al-Mahdy


Hey all my fellow bloggers! Hope you’re all doing great.

I am very happy to share with you guys that I have got nominated for my firstSunshine Blogger Award by my lovely blogger friend Glen Mackenzie.

Thank you so muchGlenfor nominating me for this award. I haven’t expected that anyone would nominate me for that. Thanks lot for appreciating my work! An incredible feeling today as much as it was when I read that you had nominated me.

After readingJustabitfurther blog,I get a sense of enlightenment and that it’s never too late to start over and to embark on your own journey of self-discovery. Glen writes about poetry, inspirational thoughts and many others.I truly love her writings and the photos she posts with them. So I encourage all my readers to visit Glen Mackenzie‘s blog Justabitfurtherand be inspired.

For those wondering what all this…

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