Peace Prize-winning archbishop dies aged 90

The churchman, who was often described as South Africa’s moral conscience, died on Boxing Day in Cape Town

Peace campaigner Archbishop Desmond Tutu dies aged 90

South Africa’s Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and anti-apartheid veteran, has died aged 90, the president’s office has said.

Archbishop Tutu was widely regarded as “South Africa’s moral conscience” because of his staunch opposition to the apartheid regime. Famously saying that “if you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.”

Source: AP News.

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