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

Going against protocol, the Pope waited in his library for President Joseph Kabila

Elections to Northern Ireland’s power-sharing assembly take place on Thursday

A letter signed by the Bishops of Scotland instructs Catholics to have ‘greater participation in the political process’

Archbishop Dieudonne Nzapalainga praised Pope Francis for helping create conditions for stable elections

Vote ‘for the right reasons’ and end political dynasties, churchmen plead

President Pierre Nkurunziza’s decision to stand for a third term in office has sparked protests and an attempted coup

President Pierre Nkurunziza says anyone opposed to his third term is ‘opposing the will of God’

Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference describe ‘water and power cuts and shortage of medicines’ in pastoral letter