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Bishop Nestor-Desire Nongo Aziagbia says that the Pope ‘responded positively’ to an invitation from the country’s bishops’ conference

Bishops appeal for change in report prepared for the first family synod

Warning comes 25 years after Catholicism was re-legalised in the country

Cardinal Philippe Ouedraogo announced a week of prayers for ‘reconciliation, justice and peace’

Criticism continues for move by European nations to scale down search and rescue

The bishops said the convention blamed the communities of marriage and family for all violence

Government flee after militants seize Tripoli and Benghazi

‘People are frightened and there is no visible law and order,” says Franciscan Father Allan Arcebuche

Bishops criticise government for failing to turn ‘new page’ in country’s history

Priest, 76, was among those killed in attack on church in Bangui, Central African Republic