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A teenage girl sleeps in a high fever,suffering from Malaria in South Sudan (PA)

President Obama could have used his Kenya trip to do more to raise awareness about the disease

Worshippers pray inside a Catholic church in Nyeri, Kenya (CNS)

Bishops have spoken out ahead of President Obama’s visit to the African country

The bishop baptises a child in a church attacked by militants three years ago (AP)

Don’t be fooled by appearances: the meek-looking Bishop Alessandro has the heart of a lion and is putting his life on the line in northern Kenya

People attend a memorial vigil in Nairobi, Kenya, earlier this month for the 147 people killed in an attack on Garissa University College (CNS)

Francis met Kenyan bishops at the Vatican and urged them to promote peace, dialogue and justice.

Bolivian president Evo Morales meets Pope Francis at the Vatican in September 2013 (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

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Cardinal John Njue of Nairobi signed the bishops' statement (CNS)

Bishops say vaccines must be ‘appropriately tested and proven to be safe’

A Kenyan Christian re-enacts the Way of the Cross (CNS)

Christians around the world will endanger their lives this Christmas to celebrate their faith

Protesters carry red-painted crosses, symbolising the blood of the 28 non-Muslims singled out and killed in the recent attack on a bus in Mandera  (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

Bishops speaks out after Somalian militants kill 36 non-Muslims

The tetanus vaccine has been linked to what the bishops described as 'population control' (PA)

Kenya’s bishops are holding firm in urging people to avoid receiving a vaccine being administered under a nationwide campaign

'Neonatal tetanus is a disease, like so many diseases, of poverty'

Kenyan bishops say a new vaccination campaign is a covert population control programme – they are tragically wrong