WATCH: Latest on Desmond Tutu's health


Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah brief the media on the Anglican Archbishop's health condition.

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CAPE TOWN - Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu&39;s daughter Mpho briefed the media on the latest developments regarding his health.

This follows reports of his deteriorating health after Tutu was admitted to a Cape Town hospital for treatment to a "persistent infection" on Tuesday.

Desmond and Leah Tutu celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary earlier this month.

They marked the occasion by renewing their wedding vows at St George&39;s Cathedral in Cape Town and the Holy Cross Anglican Church in Soweto.