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.

Tutu awards prize to US school shooting survivors

2018-11-20 22:48

A group of young Americans, who campaigned against gun violence after surviving a deadly shooting at their Florida school, have received a prize from former South African archbishop Desmond Tutu.

No equality, no peace - Ramaphosa at Desmond Tutu Peace Lecture

2018-10-08 21:21

"Peace is not possible in an unequal world," President Cyril Ramaphosa has said at the 8th Annual Desmond Tutu International Peace Lecture in Cape Town.

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu to celebrate 87th birthday in hospital

2018-10-06 20:49

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu will spend his birthday in a Cape Town hospital.

Tutu admitted to hospital for tests ahead of his birthday

2018-09-27 17:15

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been admitted to hospital in Cape Town for a series of tests, his office has said.

Tutu pays tribute to 'outstanding' late UN chief Annan

2018-08-25 10:10

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has described Kofi Annan as "an outstanding human being who represented our continent and the world with enormous graciousness, integrity and distinction".

Humanity, humour and land - Tutu, DA, EFF share Mandela Day messages

2018-07-18 16:05

Political parties, Parliament and Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu have shared their special messages this Mandela Day, marking former president Nelson Mandela's centenary birthday celebrations.

WATCH: 'I am sorry' – Ramaphosa apologises to Tutu

2018-05-31 18:30

President Cyril Ramaphosa has apologised to Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu for "putting him through a period where he lost confidence" in the leadership of the ANC.

Tutu laments the loss of De Lille to the City of Cape Town

2018-05-09 09:01

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has paid tribute to former DA member Patricia de Lille's role as a "unifier in society".


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.

Tutu home from hospital in time to celebrate wife's birthday

2018-10-12 14:42

Desmond Tutu's arrival back home coincides with his wife's birthday on Sunday, after he spent his own birthday last Sunday in hospital.

Birthday wishes pour in for Desmond Tutu, as he spends 87th birthday in hospital

2018-10-07 14:35

Birthday greetings are pouring in for Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, who has turned 87 in hospital.

Mpho Tutu talks about Forest Whitaker portraying her father in new film

2018-10-05 07:23

Channel24's Leandra Engelbrecht spoke to Archbishop Tutu’s daughter Reverend Mpho Tutu van Furth about the movie.

Tutu backs euthanasia as policy after arrest of right-to-die advocate Sean Davison

2018-09-21 13:15

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has come out in support of euthanasia after Sean Davison, founder of right-to-die organisation DignitySA, was arrested for murder.

Ramaphosa to reflect on TRC for Tutu peace lecture

2018-08-19 20:49

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the annual Desmond Tutu lecture, reflecting on the TRC as it reaches its 20th anniversary, the Tutus’ Foundation has announced.

Archbishop Tutu and wife spend wedding anniversary at Tygerberg Children's Hospital

2018-07-03 07:42

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah Tutu, who have been married for 63 years, celebrated their anniversary at Tygerberg Children's Hospital.

Siya Kolisi's appointment as Springbok captain 'makes us walk very tall' – Tutu

2018-05-30 19:01

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has congratulated Siya Kolisi on his appointment as Springbok rugby captain.

Ahmed Timol's legal teams asks South Africans to help expose truth of 8 other apartheid-era deaths

2018-05-07 15:04

After successfully disproving the apartheid police's claim that struggle activist Ahmed Timol committed suicide, a top legal team is now looking to uncover what happened in eight other unsolved cases.

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