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.

Vandals target Tutu 'Arch for Arch' monument in Cape Town

2018-03-16 12:37

The Arch for Arch structure, which celebrates Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, near St George’s Cathedral in Cape Town has become the target of vandals.

Prostate cancer: You can survive

2018-01-28 06:00

Misinformation and fear of rectal examinations delay detection of the disease.

Why I fear for South Africa

2017-12-13 08:43

Unless something dramatic happens, it is likely that the 54th ANC conference will also bury the organisation of Oliver Tambo and Nelson Mandela, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Dalai Lama: Desmond Tutu 'very precious in this troubled world'

2017-10-07 23:02

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's compassion, forgiveness, love and tolerance has been highlighted by the Dalai Lama in celebration of Tutu's 86th birthday.

'Arch for Arch' tribute to Tutu planned for Cape Town

2017-09-27 21:12

The finishing touches are being put to a striking monument to Anglican Emeritus Archbishop Desmond Tutu which will be unveiled in Cape Town to celebrate his birthday.


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".

Tutu dismisses another fake 'death' story

2018-04-22 13:20

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has dismissed a fake news report that he had apparently died, his family spokesperson has said.

Tutu retires as global ambassador of scandal-hit Oxfam

2018-02-15 19:38

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has instructed his office to write to Oxfam International to inform them of his retirement as their global ambassador.

SABC could face class action on pre-paid TV licence fees

2018-01-09 09:30

The SABC's finances are in such bad shape that it could negatively impact people who have paid their television licence fees in advance, claims Accountability Now.

'Shake us up, wake us up' - Tutu asks for a divine power to help SA

2017-11-26 14:22

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has called for a divine power to help South Africa find its way back towards a common humanity.

WATCH: Tutu turns 86, unveils monument in his honour

Archbishop Emeritus Despond Tutu celebrated his 86th birthday on Saturday with a special ceremony at St George's Cathedral, after which he cut the ribbon for the new Arch for Arch monument honouring his life and work. Watch.

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PICTURES: Tutu makes rare appearance at African art museum

2017-09-22 21:27

Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town.

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