Saturday, 17 September 2016

Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in hospital

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has gone back to the hospital, just days after being discharged following three weeks of treatment for a recurring  infection after surgery.

Desmond Tutu, 84 has been suffering from prostate cancer for several years and has been a moral beacon for the entire continent for many years.

 He won  a Nobel Peace Prize in 1984, and 1986 Albert Scheitzer prize for his Humanitarian activitie, the Sydney Peace Prize in 1999 and Gandhi Peace Prize in 2007 and South African Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009.

Tutu was one of the great fighteers along with Nelson Mandela against apartheid. He was described by Mandela as the voice for the voiceless and is known as South-Africa's moral conscience.


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