The world has woken up to the sudden News of the death of South Africa's ARCHBISHOP DESMOND Tutu .South African President Ramaphosa confirmed in a statement earlier today.Archbishop Desmond Tutu passed away this morning at the age of 90 in Cape Town.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu was the spiritual leader of the anti-apartheid movement. He believed in human dignity and the power of freedom to create a new nation. His deep faith was his powerhouse that made the world a better place.
Desmond Tutu won the 1984 Nobel Peace Prize for his impassioned campaign against apartheid while Nelson Mandela languished in prison.
The news of the passing of Archbishop Desmond Tutu is very sad. A giant has fallen. We thank God for his life- a purposeful life, truly lived in the service of humanity. May his soul rest in peace. Condolences to all people world-over who were touched by his life and ministry.
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