Ebola Outbreak: Aid Workers Stumped as Congo Africans Believe it is “Evil Spirits”

International aid workers in the central African Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have encountered “an invisible but powerful hurdle” to their work—the belief among Africans that the disease is actually a witchdoctor’s... Read more »

Malawi: “Witchcraft Beliefs Run Deep”

Police in the Central African nation of Malawi have formally sanctioned the intervention of a famous Zambian witchdoctor in the southern part of that country to “cleanse the people of witchcraft,” the... Read more »

Saudi Police Trained to Find Witches

Saudi Arabia’s influential religious police have started training its new members on how to fight magic and arrest those involved in black art in the Gulf Kingdom, according to the Emirates 24/7... Read more »