Anti-apartheid veteran Archbishop Desmond Tutu dies aged 90

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, one of the main figures of South Africa’s anti-apartheid movement, has died at the age of 90.

The Nobel Peace Prize laureate was a veteran of the country’s struggle against white minority rule.

President Cyril Ramaphosa said: ‘The passing of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is another chapter of bereavement in our nation’s farewell to a generation of outstanding South Africans who have bequeathed us a liberated South Africa.’

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