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Prince Harry and his family travel to South Africa for an official visit



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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are scheduled to land in South Africa on Monday and take Baby Archie on their first official tour as a family. [19659005] Prince Harry, Meghan and her son will be setting up their Cape Town tour to kick off their 10-day South Africa trip.

The tour begins with an educational workshop in one of Cape Town's townships. Areas just a few miles from the city's breathtaking beaches and rolling vineyards and ravaged by gang violence.

They then visit the District Six Museum, a memorial to the forced relocation of around 60,000 non-white residents from the city center during apartheid. [1

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Harry, who has traveled extensively across Africa, co-founded the charity Sentebale in 2006 to help HIV-infected children after spending a year off in Lesotho.

He and Meghan were vacationing in Botswana at the beginning of their romance in 2016 and returned as a couple the following year.

For some in South Africa, the presence of Meghan – a mixed-race American descended from slaves on her mother's side – could make this royal visit extra special.

Baby Archie, less than five months old, becomes one of the youngest royals to attend an official visit.

The trip also marks Archie's first major public appearance since his birth in May.

<img alt = "Archie, son of Prince Harry and Meghan" src = "http://www.nation.co.ke/image/view/-/5283614/medRes/2450871/-/70mhfj/-/ baby.jpg [19659015] Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, lays her hand on the head of her newborn boy Archie, as she and her husband, the British Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, on May in St. George's Hall at Windsor Castle in Windsor, west of London, posing for a photo 8, 2019. PHOTO | AFP

The Duke and Duchess have largely torn their son out of the limelight, and some royal fans felt betrayed when his baptism

Most recently, he publicly stepped on the edge of a royal charity polity on July play.

The family is scheduled to stay together until Wednesday, when Harry travels alone to Botswana, Angola, and Malawi.

He becomes conservation and HIV Visit prevention projects and a cleared minefield in Angola, through which he died mother Princess Diana became famous in 1997 for her crossing.

The Duchess will stay in South Africa and hold various activities to raise awareness of women's rights.

She and Archie will meet with Harry in Johannesburg next week where they will be together Finish the last day of the trip and fly back on October 2nd.

In South Africa, the family will be the Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu, President Cyril Ramaphosa and Graca Machel – widow of the first b shortage President Nelson Mandela.

Harry last saw Tutu in Cape Town in 2015, when he presented the Archbishop an award for his services on behalf of the British community and international peace.

Tutu and his wife have described their merits meeting with the royals, scheduled for Wednesday, as "rare privilege and honor".

The family will fly commercially after Meghan came under fire several times in the summer for using private jets.

Harry and Meghan said Instagram has announced this year that they would "pay attention to the environment".


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