Tutu foundation welcomes Rupert, Oppenheimer donation to combat Covid-19 impact

2020-03-23 22:23

The Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation has lauded the donation made by South Africa's most successful business families into a fund to combat Covid-19's impacts.

Steenhuisen challenges Ramaphosa to fight for LGBT+ rights in Africa as AU chair

2020-02-29 20:51

DA interim leader John Steenhuisen has challenged President Cyril Ramaphosa to use his position as AU chair to fight for the rights of the LGBTQI community throughout Africa.

OPINION: Embracing Nelson Mandela's contested legacy

2020-02-11 13:51

The global peacemaker's reputation has taken a knock among young South Africans who believe he chose unity over justice, writes Sisonke Msimang.

Tutu's family hopes to have him home by next week following hospitalisation

2019-12-06 21:15

Anti-apartheid icon Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's family hopes to have him home by next week, according to the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation.

Tutu admitted to hospital for 'stubborn infection'

2019-12-04 17:38

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu was admitted to hospital to receive treatment for a "stubborn infection", his wife, Leah, has confirmed.

'It's time for South Africans to start believing in themselves again' - praise pours in for the Boks

2019-11-02 19:08

Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and his wife, Leah, heaped praise on the victorious Springboks after their 32-12 Rugby World Cup win over England.

'Corruption has no colour', says billionaire Strive Masiyiwa at Tutu lecture

2019-10-07 22:26

If corruption is to be defeated, better legislation and stronger accountability mechanisms need to be put in place, says businessman and philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa who gave the 9th annual Desmond Tutu International Peace Lecture in Cape Town.

Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation gets new chair

2019-09-02 20:04

A new chairman and CEO have been appointed for the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation, it emerged on Monday.

WATCH: Tutu beams as he casts special vote

2019-05-06 12:15

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah have cast their special votes in Cape Town.

Tutu to be honoured at TRC anniversary event

2018-12-09 21:00

A special dinner to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's final report will honour former chairperson archbishop Desmond Tutu.


Coronavirus: Anglican archbishops call on SA to choose knowledge over ignorance in unprecedented statement

2020-03-17 17:40

The three living archbishops of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa have called on South Africans to respond "by choosing knowledge over ignorance" as the country battles the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Nobel Peace laureates should contribute to peace, unity - Tutu on De Klerk's apartheid statement

2020-02-16 17:31

It is irresponsible for the FW de Klerk Foundation to debate the degree of awfulness of apartheid, given that its effects are still felt today, the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says.

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu discharged from hospital, instructed to rest

2019-12-09 18:19

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been discharged from hospital in Cape Town and returned home with instructions to rest.

Tutu in good spirits and recovering well, says Ndungane

2019-12-05 19:11

Anti-apartheid icon and retired Cape Town archbishop Desmond Tutu appeared "in good spirits" at the hospital where he is being treated for an infection, his successor says.

PICS | Faf gives Tutu a glimpse of the national underpants

2019-11-11 18:18

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu got a quick glimpse of the national Speedo made famous by Springbok hero Faf de Klerk when he met the team at the Cape Town City Hall in his usual, jovial fashion.

'Carried by the love of SA' - Tutu wishes the Springboks ahead of final against England

2019-11-01 07:04

Archbishop emeritus Desmond Tutu has joined millions of South Africans in wishing the Springboks the best of luck against England in the Rugby World Cup final in Japan on Saturday.

Wishes pour in for Desmond Tutu on his 88th birthday

2019-10-07 14:17

Birthday wishes have poured in for Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu who has turned 88.

Prince Harry and Meghan honour Desmond Tutu in an inspiring Instagram post

2019-08-20 12:51

Prince Harry and Meghan have continued their new tradition of posting motivational quotes on their joint Instagram account.

There is no future without justice

2018-12-16 06:00

To blame Tutu, the TRC and the language of forgiveness is to blame those millions of us who make forgiveness cheap, who adhere to forgiveness without repentance and restitution, writes Nico Koopman.

Alex Boraine refused to leave politics to politicians

2018-12-09 06:00

To some he was a 'white liberal' and to some supporters of the National Party an astute boer antagonist. To many Alex Boraine was somewhere between an idealist and an agitator, writes Charles Villa-Vicencio.

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