The Arch obfuscates right to life

2016-10-23 06:01

Archbishop Tutu is an advocate of euthanasia. He also supports abortion as a choice. How do we reconcile his endorsement, as a Christian bishop, of these, asks Michael Mayer.

'I am closer to the departure than arrivals hall' - weepy Tutu on his 85th birthday

2016-10-07 12:35

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has shed a few tears while celebrating his 85th birthday at St George's Cathedral in Cape Town.

WATCH: Archbishop Tutu turns 85 today!

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu celebrates his 85th birthday on Friday. The religious leader and struggle icon was recently released from hospital. Watch.

0 comments3069 Views

Tutu death hoax 'very disturbing and unkind' - daughter Mpho

2016-09-20 18:22

A hoax claiming that a very much alive Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu had died in hospital was distressing, says his daughter Mpho.

Love is the best medicine - Tutu thanks well-wishers

2016-09-19 18:00

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has thanked all his well-wishers for their messages of support during his prolonged stay in hospital.

Tutu readmitted to hospital

2016-09-17 12:13

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been readmitted to a Cape Town hospital only a few days after being discharged following a surgery just over a week ago.

Desmond Tutu going home soon

2016-09-12 21:31

Archbishop Desmond Tutu is expected to be released from hospital this week following an operation.

Desmond Tutu going in for surgery

2016-09-06 11:16

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is having a minor surgical procedure to find out what is causing the infection that has been dogging him, his family has said.

Arch on the mend - Tutu family

2016-08-26 20:17

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is responding well to treatment for a recurring infection, his family has said.

Nobody’s Died Laughing

2016-07-22 11:35

It may occasionally miss its mark but this warm-hearted documentary about the life and work of Pieter-Dirk Uys has more than enough going for it to recommend it to fans and non-fans alike.


Assisted suicide a 'dangerous conversation' - HPCA on Tutu

2016-10-10 12:49

The Hospice Palliative Care Association is saddened by Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s support of assisted dying, the institution has said.

Zuma wishes Tutu a 'joyful' 85th birthday, good health

2016-10-07 09:54

President Jacob Zuma has wished Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu a happy 85th birthday.

Tutu discharged from hospital

2016-09-21 14:08

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been discharged from hospital and will continue his recovery at home, the Tutu family has confirmed.

Tutu in high spirits - Ramaphosa

2016-09-20 16:23

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is in high spirits, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said after paying him a visit in hospital.

Tutu back in hospital but ‘in good spirits’

2016-09-18 06:00

Leah Tutu was by her husband Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu’s side when he returned to a Cape Town hospital yesterday, following surgery last week.

Tutu back home after surgery

2016-09-14 16:53

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is back home after three weeks in a Cape Town hospital, his family says.

SA anxious on news of Tutu's surgical procedure

2016-09-07 17:11

South Africans are awaiting word on Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's condition after his surgery.

'The world is a better place because of you' - letter to Tutu

2016-09-05 17:32

A Palestinian film director has sent a touching letter to Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, thanking him for supporting the Free Palestine movement.

Tutu's letter to 'little sister' Juliet warms hearts around the world

2016-07-27 20:25

In a letter addressed to a newborn on the other side of the world, Archbishop Desmond Tutu writes to his “little sister” after her father apparently wrote to him wanting to compile a book of letters for his daughter.

Tutu celebrates 40 years of service as bishop

2016-07-10 16:09

Nobel peace prize winner Desmond Tutu celebrated four decades of service as a bishop at a mass at St. Mary's Cathedral and central Johannesburg.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.