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Mayor of Cape Town Patricia De Lille with Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu & Mrs Leah Tutu
Photograph: Benny Gool – Oryx Media

Executive Mayor of Cape Town Patricia De Lille visited Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and Mrs Leah Tutu for tea at their Milnerton, Cape Town, home this morning ahead of the Archbishop’s 84th birthday tomorrow. Mrs Tutu celebrates her eighty-somethingth birthday on October 14. The couple have been married for 60 years. The Archbishop, who has been convalescing at home after several spells in hospital, hopes to attend the 5th Annual Desmond Tutu Peace lecture at the University of the Western Cape tomorrow evening. The lecture, presented by the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation, features South Africa’s Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela. Advocate Madonsela will respond to the question: Democracy and Peace: What’s the law got to do with it?