Meghan and Harry introduce baby Archie on African tour

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5:46 a.m. ET, September 25, 2019

Archie makes his debut in South Africa

From CNN's Lauren Said-Moorhouse in Cape Town, South Africa

Royal fans can squeal with delight because baby Archie has finally made his debut on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's tour of South Africa.

Harry and Meghan brought their four-month-old to meet beloved elder statesman Desmond Tutu when the family visited their legacy foundation in Cape Town on Wednesday morning.

A royal source told CNN ahead of the tour that the Sussexes were hoping to include their son "at some point" but had been unable to say exactly when, as his age made a public appearance difficult to schedule.

Archie is thought to be youngest royal to go on an official tour, taking the title from his cousin Prince George who traveled with his parents to Australia in 2014 when he was just eight months old.

5:45 a.m. ET, September 25, 2019

Harry and Meghan looking forward to seeing Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, chats with attendees during a reception celebrating young people in Cape Town, South Africa on Tuesday evening.
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, chats with attendees during a reception celebrating young people in Cape Town, South Africa on Tuesday evening. David Wilkinson/CNN

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex told Archbishop Desmond Tutu's daughter that they are excited to visit the beloved elder statesman, according to the UK's PA Media news agency.

The royal couple will stop by their legacy foundation in Cape Town on Wednesday morning.

Harry and Meghan met Tutu's daughter, Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe, while attending a youth reception at the British High Commissioner's residence on Tuesday evening.

"They were saying that they were happy to be here and looking forward to meeting my father ... and hopefully they will have some time for conversation," Tutu-Gxashe told PA.

Tutu-Gxashe also said her 87-year-old father -- who has been ill recently -- was "doing OK."

"He is up and down," she added.

4:37 a.m. ET, September 25, 2019

Behind the scenes of the royal tour

From CNN's Lauren Said-Moorhouse in Cape Town, South Africa

As Harry and Meghan prepare to head out for day three of their official visit to South Africa, they've shared a behind-the-scenes video on their Instagram account.

The footage is a compilation of clips from the Duke's solo engagement with the City of Cape Town Marine Unit in Kalk Bay on Tuesday.

After meeting the officers -- who are being trained by British Royal Marines -- the group traveled to Seal Island to learn about abalone poaching.

Abalone, a type of sea snail, is considered a culinary delicacy but it is now at critically low levels due to over-exploitation.

4:36 a.m. ET, September 25, 2019

Day 3: The Sussexes meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Meghan has her first solo engagements

From CNN's Lauren Said-Moorhouse in Cape Town, South Africa

Meghan and Harry visited Auwal Mosque, the country's oldest masjid, on Tuesday during their royal tour of South Africa
Meghan and Harry visited Auwal Mosque, the country's oldest masjid, on Tuesday during their royal tour of South Africa Tim Rooke/Pool/Getty Images

Britain's Duke and Duchess of Sussex will meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Wednesday, day three of their tour of South Africa.

Following that meeting, the pair will split up for a few days. Harry will travel to Botswana for a working visit. Meghan will remain in Cape Town -- with son Archie -- and undertake her first solo engagements of the tour.

This afternoon she'll head to an event for women entrepreneurs at Woodstock Exchange where she will join a round-table discussion on the value of building networks. The Duchess will then stop in to visit mothers2mothers, a non-profit that educates and employs women living with HIV.