Desmond Tutu: Doctors say I am getting better. Yippee!

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has tweeted messages of gratitude for SA's support & well wishes.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu with members of staff at the offices of the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation on 24 April, 2013. Picture: Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation by Oryx Media.

JOHANNESBURG - Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is doing well.

The Arch sent out a couple of tweets about his health earlier today, to say it has improved.

Tutu thanked everyone for their support and well wishes.

Tutu has been hospitalised on several occasions since July this year, for treatment unrelated to his long battle with prostate cancer.