Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2016. Photo: AP
Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2016. Photo: AP

South Africa’s Desmond Tutu to lie in state for an extended two days ahead of funeral

  • Tutu, South Africa’s revered anti-apartheid fighter archbishop, died on December 26 aged 90
  • Tutu’s body will lie in St George’s Cathedral, in his former Cape Town parish. His body will be cremated after the funeral and his ashes then placed in the cathedral

Topic |   South Africa
Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2016. Photo: AP
Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2016. Photo: AP
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