Foundation Honours Desmond Tutu
Retired South African archbishop and Nobel peace laureate has been honoured with an award, accompanied by a grant of U.S. 1 million, for being a "scourge of injustice, ready to rock the boat if necessary and speak out against those political leaders who he believes have let down their citizens and wider world."
Archbishop Desmond Tutu after the award ceremony.
South Africa: Archbishop Tutu Honored for 'Speaking Truth to Power'
Mo Ibrahim Foundation, 12 November 2012
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Radio France Internationale, 11 November 2012
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