Archbishop Desmond Tutu admitted to hospital with 'stubborn infection'

Archbishop Desmond Tutu is back in hospital in Cape Town, his wife Leah revealed on Wednesday.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu is back in hospital in Cape Town, his wife Leah revealed on Wednesday.
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Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been admitted to hospital in Cape Town.

In a short statement, Tutu's wife Leah said he had been admitted "for a stubborn infection". Details of when he was admitted were not provided.

"The Archbishop has been hospitalised several times over the past few years for treatment of a similar condition," she said.

Tutu last month celebrated the Springboks' Rugby World Cup victory in Cape Town.

- TimesLIVE


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