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Desmond Mpilo Tutu

Date of Birth: 7/10/1931


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A wounded presidency

’ Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who has called ANC President Jacob Zuma an embarrassment, said: ‘Many people would not be too embarrassed to have [Motlanthe] as head of state...


After the politics, the money

Critics and clerics such as Archbishop Desmond Tutu say that BEE has rewarded too narrow a band of investors and sometimes promoted corruption...


The safari talks

Ghana's President John Kufuor, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the delegation of four former African heads-of-state led by the former President of Tanzania, Benjamin Mkapa, were thanked for their concern and politely sent on their way...


Handshakes at dusk

It certainly confounded the sceptics who predicted that Annan would prove no more successful than the would-be mediators who have gone before him, such as fellow Ghanaian John Kufuor and South Africa's Archbishop Desmond Tutu...


Muhammad Yunus

He is a founding member of the Global Elders, whose luminaries include Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu, that will offer advice on pressing global problems...


Turbulent priests

Four days later, the Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, Desmond Tutu, backed Sentamu’s call, saying that he looked to Gordon Brown ‘for more effective intervention’ in Zimbabwe...


Welcome back to the state

The ANC 'treats criticism from the likes of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu as a threat to democracy when, in fact, such criticism is the very lifeblood of democratic discourse,' Leon told parliament on 15 February, referring to last month's public row after Tutu had accused the ANC of political intolerance...


Hungry for change

The MDC has hired the high profile South African advocate, Jeremy Gauntlet, who has represented Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and hopes its case will be in Zimbabwe's high court in September...


Dicing with death

He seems likely to walk free when his marathon trial ends early next year, weakening the state's attempts to bring to book apartheid officials who did not face up to Archbishop Desmond Tutu's Truth and Reconciliation Commission...


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