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The Pope will celebrate Mass in the grounds of the University of Nairobi on Thursday

The shrine to 22 African Catholics killed in 19th century is currently undergoing major renovations ahead of the papal visit

Two journalists and a monsignor among those charged after leaks lead to accusations of financial malpractice in the Vatican

Francis leaves on Wednesday for a six-day trip to Kenya, Uganda and Central African Republic

US bishops have issued an election-year guide addressing a broad range of issues

Emiliano Fittipaldi criticised the Vatican’s ‘medieval rules’ and told investigators he would not reveal his sources

An Italian priest, Fr Piero Arolari, was shot at by three assailants as he cycled to church

Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano received two standing ovations

Gianluigi Nuzzi, author of Merchants in the Temple, received an official summons from the Vatican prosecutor

The Vatican has hinted that Pope Francis’s security team will decide at the last minute whether to change his Africa itinerary