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South Africa’s Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu dies

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 26 DEC (NAMPA) - Archbishop Emeritus and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Desmond Tutu, died in Cape Town on Sunday.
He was 90.
His death was announced in a statement issued by South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa, who described Tutu’s passing as another chapter of bereavement in South Africa’s farewell to a generation of outstanding South Africans who bequeathed a liberated nation.
“Desmond Tutu was a patriot without equal; a leader of principle and pragmatism who gave meaning ...