“Thrilled to be here!”

These are the words pronounced by archbishop Desmond tutu on his arrival to Mauritius yesterday on bord of MV Explorer yesterday.He was accompanied by his wife Leah. To journalists who came to welcome him, he stated that Mauritius is a fantastic country and that Mauritians are able to teach the world tolerance and peaceful cohabitation.
The peace Nobel price winner was welcomed amongst others by the bishop of Mauritius, Ian Ernest, and his wife Kamla, the Vénérable James and his wife Doreen, and also by the south African high commissioner, Ajay K. Bramdeo.

Mgr Tutu met the president of the republic and the prime minister after which he celebrated a mass at St-James cathedral at 18 h. Tomorrow morning, he will be meeting the members of the Anglican order and will be inaugurating the  Diocesan Church House at Port-Louis

Desmond tutu will be leaving the country tomorrow afternoon.

One Response to ““Thrilled to be here!””

  1. /dev/random says:

    So thrilled that he spent only a day here…

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