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Virtually every priest who has worked in Africa knows that this is a serious pastoral issue

Under the accord, President Kabila will comply with constitutional provisions barring him from seeking a third term in office

The bishops have warned of chaos if government and opposition leaders fail to agree to a timeline for elections

Bishops release statement as opposition groups prepare for mass demonstrations

The Church acknowledged that members planned and took part in the genocide, in which more than 800,000 people were killed

Concern over corruption comes in the wake of a financial scandal involving the country’s Ministry of Health

Bishops from both Sudanese nations came together to call for forgiveness and understanding between sides

Church leaders have urged the South African government to reconsider their decision to leave the International Criminal Court

Politicians in the country have agreed to move a planned election to April 2018

Fr Graham Pugin was injured along with several others in a student protest