- Prince Harry, Desmond Tutu, others honor Mandela Updated: Mar-03-14 10:16 am
- Tutu urges Uganda's Museveni against anti-gay bill Updated: Feb-23-14 11:01 am
- Quiet diplomacy faulted for Africa's anti-gay laws Updated: Feb-20-14 6:26 am
LONDON - Prince Harry, former Archbishop of Cape Town Desmond Tutu, and Prime Minister David Cameron have joined nearly 2,000 people in a memorial service for the late South African President Nelson Mandela.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Sunday made an impassioned plea to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni not to sign into law a harsh Anti-Homosexuality Bill that calls for a life sentence for some same-sex relations.
DAKAR, Senegal - Last month, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni met in his office with a team of U.S.-based rights activists concerned about legislation that would impose life sentences for some homosexual acts. South African retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu joined them by phone, pointing out similarities between Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill and racist laws enforced under South Africa's former apartheid government.