Mo Ibrahim Foundation: Desmond Tutu awarded $1m

October 6, 2012   // 0 Comments

Veteran peace campaigner Archbishop Desmond Tutu has been awarded $1m (£620,000) by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation for "speaking truth to power". The London-based Foundation called the cleric "one of Africa's great voices for justice, freedom, democracy and responsible, responsive government". He won the Nobel Peace Prize - and 10m Swedish Krona (£935,000) - in 1984 for his campaign against aparthei...

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