. South Africa mourns anti-apartheid hero « JO LEE MAGAZINE

BBC- South Africa is holding a week of events to mark the passing of the anti-apartheid leader Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who died on Saturday aged 90.

The plans include two days of lying in state before an official state funeral on 1 January in Cape Town.

Tributes have been pouring in from leaders around the world, including Pope Francis, US President Joe Biden and the UK’s Queen Elizabeth II.

Tutu was one of the country’s best known figures at home and abroad.

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said in a statement that Tutu had helped bring about “a liberated South Africa”.

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