Five things you didn't know about Archbishop Tutu...

To celebrate the Archbishop's 84th birthday, here are five things you may not how about Desmond Tutu...

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City of Cape Town celebrates the Tutus

2015-10-06 19:37

The City of Cape Town will celebrate Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah with a reconciliation walk and an interfaith service.

Ex-Nobel committee advisor denies breaching confidentiality

2015-09-22 22:02

The former secretary of the committee that selects the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize has denied that he breached a code of confidentiality in a new book on the secretive panel.

Desmond Tutu out of hospital

2015-09-04 11:45

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been discharged from a Cape Town hospital.

Daniel Craig recalls the time Desmond Tutu made him speechless

2015-08-28 12:01

Daniel Craig has admitted he wanted to fall at the feet of Desmond Tutu on a recent flight to New York - but was overcome with nerves.

Tutu on new meds

2015-08-20 07:54

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu will stay in hospital for another two weeks after being put on a new course of antibiotics, the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says.

Tutu won't bounce back as quickly - daughter

2015-08-18 11:42

Archbishop Desmond Tutu's re-admittance to hospital is "caution, not crisis", his daughter the Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu says.

My brother is a strong man - Tutu's sister

2015-08-06 13:28

When I first set eyes on Archbishop Desmond Tutu's youngest sister Gloria Radebe my mouth drops, writes News24 reporter Jenni Evans.

Tutu to stay in hospital for 'another few days'

2015-08-01 18:56

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has undergone a "small investigative procedure" but doctors are satisfied with his progress, and he will remain in hospital for "another few days".


Desmond Tutu - a timeline

2015-07-29 14:15
View a timeline of the life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu as we celebrate his 84th birthday.

View a timeline of the life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu as we celebrate his 84th birthday.

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Happy birthday Desmond Tutu!

2015-10-07 09:23

South Africans have taken to social media to wish Archbishop Desmond Tutu a happy 84th birthday.

#TutuYippee takes time out for tea

2015-09-23 13:26

Following two stints in hospital, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says he’s getting better and could even go out for tea with his wife, Leah.

More global compassion needed for refugees - Tutu Foundation

2015-09-09 21:16

More compassion should be given to refugees fleeing war-torn countries, the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says.

Tutu will 'soon be able to return home'

2015-09-03 16:40

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is on the mend and has told a special visitor he will soon be able to return home, the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says.

Tutu prays for others from hospital bed

2015-08-27 14:46

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu’s hospital stay has not stopped him from praying for people and causes, his daughter Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu has said.

Tutu art unveiled as the Arch returns to hospital

2015-08-18 15:55

A series of bright artworks featuring Archbishop Desmond Tutu were unveiled at Cape Town’s City Hall just as the national icon was readmitted to hospital for a third time in recent months.

Tutu’s daughter to brief media on her dad’s health

2015-08-18 10:26

A briefing will be held to update the media on the condition of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, his foundation has announced.

Tutu discharged from hospital

2015-08-04 13:24

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been discharged from hospital. The infection for which he was being treated was a consequence of treatment for prostate cancer that he has been receiving for the past 18 years.

Mbeki visits ailing Tutu

2015-07-30 19:41

Former president Thabo Mbeki has visited ailing Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in a Cape Town hospital.

NEWSPAPERS: Clive Rice, Barack Obama and Desmond Tutu

Today's newspapers focused on the death of former South African cricketer Clive Rice and US president Barack Obama's visit to the African Union headquarters.

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