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Tuesday 17 October 2017

Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu leaves hospital in South Africa

Desmond Tutu was released after almost three weeks in hospital
Desmond Tutu was released after almost three weeks in hospital

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has left a South African hospital after receiving treatment, a statement said.

The Tutu Foundation, named after Mr Tutu and his wife Leah, said the 83-year-old was released on Friday morning after nearly three weeks in the Cape Town hospital.

His daughter Mpho Tutu had said he was being treated for an inflammation.

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