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23 June 2017 00:10 (South Africa)

African liberal political parties meet with DA in Cape Town

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Delegates from 24 liberal political parties from 19 African countries are gathered today in Cape Town for the launch of the African Liberal Network. The Democratic Alliance is hosting the two-day conference, which has attracted politicians from countries including Burundi, Senegal, Morocco, Kenya, Seychelles, Malawi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea and Mozambique, according to Sapa. The ALN "aims to promote liberal democratic objectives and principles throughout the continent". Read more: Sapa, via TimesLive

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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