Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Dr Mamphela Ramphele said that Desmond Tutu must be remembered as a champion of equality and ubuntu and a non-partisan seeker of human rights for all people.
Desmond Tutu's daughter said that her father was at peace with his death. President Ramaphosa visited Tutu's family and said he is remembered as an iconic man.
Infamous funeral artist Rasta painted a picture that does not look at all like Desmond Tutu and people are upset and have asked him to back and redo the thing.
The Archbishop Desmond Tutu requested that for his funeral, there should not be any unnecessary spending. He even requested a cheap coffin and flowers from home
The Dalai Lama is likely to not attend his close friend, the Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's funeral on Saturday 1 January 2022 as he does not have a visa.
The Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula took to social media to defend the late Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's memory and legacy in the midst of criticism.