Desmond Mpilo Tutu (born 7 October 1931) is a South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop who rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid. He was the first black Archbishop of Cape Town and bishop of the Church of the Province of Southern Africa (now the Anglican Church of Southern Africa).
What is black empowerment when it seems to benefit not the vast majority but an elite that tends to be recycled?
Niger is not an isolated island of desperation. It lies within a sea of problems across Africa - particularly the 'forgotten emergencies' in poor countries or regions with little strategic or material appeal.
I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum.
|Full Name at Birth||Desmond Mpilo Tutu|
|Date of Birth||October 7, 1931|
|Birthplace||Klerksdorp, Transvaal, South Africa|
|Religion||Anglican / Episcopalian|
|University||Pretoria Bantu Normal College (1953)|
|Claim to Fame||Nobel Peace Prize in 1984, Humanitarianism|