Her giant heart
The Maceda family sincerely thanks the many who mourned with us on the passing of Maria Azucena Salvacion Vera Perez a Perez Maceda. Her public face was as the beloved “Manay Ichu” of the entertainment industry. To us she was Mom. To our children, she was their grandmother “Tutu.”This past week, as tears and tributes poured in, we strove to assess the full measure of her extraordinary life. We took a step back, to try and see her the way others see her. The worlds of movie making, public service, leadership, women’s causes all melded in her person. In these and more, her life made a difference...
S.Africa's Tutu hospitalised for 'infection'
Johannesburg (AFP) - South African anti-apartheid icon Desmond Tutu has been admitted to hospital in Cape Town "for treatment of a stubborn infection", his office said on Wednesday.The 88-year old retired archbishop has been receiving treatment for prostate cancer for more than 15 years. He was last hospitalised in September 2018 for "a series of tests" and discharged after two weeks."Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been admitted to hospital for treatment of a stubborn infection," said his wife Leah Tutu in a statement issued by the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation."The Archbishop ha...