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A Life in Photos

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu must be one of South Africa’s most loved public figures! A good friend of late president Nelson Mandela, and long-time social and political activist, Tutu has never shied away from the public light, but uses his fame to good use, often speaking up when no one else is prepared to. At […]

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Ubuntu: A Brief History

Prior to 1994 I don’t think many English speaking people had heard the term ubuntu, but it seems now to form part of the vocabulary of most, if not all South Africans. But where does the word come from and what does it really mean? The Zulu word ubuntu appears in South African sources from […]

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