Central African Republic Soldiers Murder Man in Cold Blood After Presidential Speech

David Blair and Hannah McNeish, Telegraph (London), February 5, 2014

Soldiers lynched an innocent bystander in the Central African Republic yesterday, beating the man to death before scores of witnesses only moments after the new president had voiced “pride” in their professionalism.

The brazen murder, carried out with the utmost brutality, was another sign of the nightmarish disintegration of this remote country of 4.5 million people.

Hundreds of soldiers clad in red berets and new camouflage fatigues were on parade in the capital, Bangui, to greet the new interim president, Catherine Samba-Panza. She took office last month with the task of organising a general election.

Ms Samba-Panza promised the soldiers that her government would pay their wages for the first time in five months. “I would like to renew my pride in those elements of FACA [Armed Forces of the Central African Republic] who are here and to ask them to support my actions wherever they are,” she said.

As soon as she left, soldiers gathered around a bystander and accused him of being from the Seleka rebel movement. What followed was witnessed by a journalists from news agencies including Associated Press and Reuters. “I will kill him with my own hands,” shouted one army recruit. The soldiers set upon the man with knives and bricks, kicking him to the ground, stripping him to his underwear and stabbing him over and over.


As he lay on the ground, bleeding profusely but still alive, peacekeeping soldiers from Burundi tried to protect him. They surrounded the man’s prostrate form, holding back the crowd of soldiers and bystanders.

But as the mob grew more furious, the Burundians abandoned the man to his fate, retreating without firing a shot. One gendarme in a blue uniform who also tried to intervene was threatened and accused of being a traitor. The mob seemed willing to kill him too, but other officers managed to take him to safety.

Then the victim was stabbed and beaten to death where he lay. Afterwards, the mob stabbed his body and dragged it through the streets before setting his corpse alight.


A Western security expert in Bangui said this was the third public lynching in as many weeks. The CAR is trapped in a seemingly endless cycle of retaliatory violence. Last March, the Muslim leader of the Seleka rebels, Michel Djotodia, captured Bangui and declared himself president. The Seleka then began murdering Christians across the country.

After Mr Djotodia resigned last month, the boot was on the other foot. Christian militias, styling themselves Anti-Balaka, retaliated by killing Muslims at random.

Yesterday’s victim was believed to be a Muslim. “What’s happening in the city is that the Anti-Balaka are forcing out all of the Muslims by killing them outright—or by going into the neighbourhoods where they live and pillaging them then burning everything down,” said the security expert. “Now you have a whole bunch of ex-Seleka running around with no leaders—and a whole bunch of Anti-Balaka who are just kids from the villages with machetes.”

France has deployed 1,600 troops in the CAR, but they lack the numbers to restore order. The African Union has sent another 5,000 peacekeeping soldiers, mainly from Chad and Burundi.

However, Chad’s largely Muslim contingent has been accused of helping Seleka to massacre Christians.

“If the African Union is truly going to protect civilians in the Central African Republic, it needs to rein in the rogue activities of the Chadian peacekeeping troops,” said Peter Bouckaert, the emergencies director at Human Rights Watch.

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  • Today must be Central African Republic day on AR.

    Fancy that, black people are the perpetrators of lynchings.

    • gregCall

      “Fancy that, black people are the perpetrators of lynchings.”
      From what I’ve been told they usually were even in the Southern U.S.. I knew a man who died in the late 80s who was 95 years old. He always talked about how things were in his youth, he worked the open range cattle drives, lived before motor vehicles were common and most still rode horses to get around. I remember him talking about one day riding into town from the ranch he worked on and running into his brother coming the other way in a Model T and telling him to go back there were a bunch of blacks lynching some other blacks up the road. When I commented on blacks doing the lynching he said that was typical, that the blacks who ran the black section usually ordered any black lynchings and in fact that of about a dozen lynchings of blacks he knew of only one was performed by whites.
      I guess lynchings are another area people just naturally self segregate.

  • Oil Can Harry

    These photos weren’t taken in the Central African Republic.

    This was last Saturday in Detroit.

    • bigone4u

      And Birmingham, Baltimore, St. Louis, Gary, …

    • Conrad

      Where blacks are concerned, the pictures are the same wherever you take them.
      I wonder how I could donate some knives to them?

    • Robert Griffith


    • JohnEngelman

      laughing out loud

  • Luca

    That guy dragging the corpse down the street was probably going to sell him to the local butcher shop.

    • BonV.Vant

      or he has a bottle of barbecue sauce at home that is almost past it’s sell by date.

      • Luca

        Makes sense. You know how they love “ribs”?

    • NeanderthalDNA

      Oh my God! Something barbaric and ghastly happened in sub-Saharan Africa!

      Somebody send some money!!!!

      • jeffaral

        My church is sending emergency supplies.

        • NeanderthalDNA

          Leave the collection plate empty for a while.

    • Edruezzi

      Or roast him for his own consumption.

  • BonV.Vant

    Some wag snuck up to him and taped a sign saying “Lee Rigby” on his back.

  • Erasmus

    Brutality in Africa? Not one bit of surprise there. Next time why not report the sun coming up in the morning and that water is wet?

    • BonV.Vant

      knock out game , CARgham style

  • HJ11

    One less non-White to spread his genes.

  • IstvanIN

    Afreakans being Afreakans.

  • So CAL Snowman

    Uh, Happy Valentines Day?

  • Einsatzgrenadier

    Even after all those years of living under European colonialism, black Africans still behave like the savages Dr. Livingstone and H.M. Stanley encountered during their exploration of the Dark Continent. What a surprise.

  • bigone4u

    Whites should be evacuated and the whole African continent put under permanent quarantine. The genes in these people should then be destroyed humanely through some sort of birth control in the food and water supplies. Once Africans are extinct the world can then get along with solving its other problems. Also humanely.

    • kenfrombayside

      If it weren’t for human intervention, knee grows, wherever they live, would have long been extinct. It was white scientists who introduced the green revolution to the muddehland. This in turn made famine rare. Trillions in welfare allowed the obsolete farm animals in America to be well fed and allowed them exponentially increase to the detriment of humans.

    • CaptainCroMag

      One day, nanobots that can target people with specific genes will be created. Someone will design nanobots that will take out everyone with sub-Saharan heritage. It’ll probably be the Chinese that do it. People in Western countries will wail about the inhumanity of it all, but we won’t really do anything to stop it. We’ll just reclaim the once dangerous cities and neighborhoods that Blacks destroyed and maybe have a parade. What a great parade that’ll be.

      • Bantu_Education

        “….It’ll probably be the Chinese that do it.”

        The Chinese have probably out-sourced this part of their biological warfare program to the North Koreans. Thats why they keep the NK regime alive – it makes them smell of roses. Also, in NK, there are no prying eyes so research can be kept totally secret and, if or when the truth ever comes out, the Chinese can shrug and say “we had no idea what they were doing..!” Problem is, it is whites not blacks who will be the targets. Blacks are no threat to Chinese world-wide hegemony, whites are.

    • Anon

      No….collectively, they are guilty of too much. It is the duty of the white people to actively wipe these monsters out. Literally, that is the REAL white man’s burden. Refusal to do so is LITERALLY the source of all the world’s problems.

    • jeffaral

      Don’t worry: Aids is already destroying them – though unfortunately not fast enough.

  • Spartacus

    Don’t be too happy about this – they’re coming in your neighborhood soon, courtesy of some people other than the Eskimos…

    • Lagerstrom

      I was thinking the same thing, one of those bright fellows could be your new neighbour.

  • Truth Teller

    Africans being Africans

  • Truth Teller

    The Christian and Jewish social services are chartering planes right now to bring CAR refugees to America. Food Stamps, EBT cash and brand new section 8 housing are being prepared . Charter buses driven by American clergy and beautiful White college girls will drive the refugees directly to their furnished section 8 homes. The White college girls will get 50 units of college credit for every African with whom they have sex. Extra credit for gang rape. The clergy will be able to move into 2 million dollar homes with the refugee re settlement funds they get from White taxpayers.
    One last thing, only males from 16 to 40 will be permitted entry to America.

    • jeffaral

      That’s why I love White christians: They’re so human.

  • Kronolog

    Heart of darkness.

  • Truth Teller

    The US air force today brought another 400 French military to the area. It appears that the muslims started it and the Christians defended themselves by killing muslims before muslims could kill them. Looks like a repeat of Bosnia where the UN and America slaughtered Christian Serbs so as to bring about the muslim occupation of Kosovo.

    • Anna Tree

      The mainstream media doesn’t care and publish nothing when the Christians are being hacked to death,
      but now the Christians are attacking back and it’s all over the
      news… There was this article that was calling the Christian militia “anti-machete” but the journalist didn’t explain the name, if he ever know, i.e. if he was ever interested to understand what he was reporting.

      Not trying to excuse the barbary of what is happening, but muslims use machetes to kill Christians there so Christians in self defense attack the muslims back and call what they are doing anti-machete.

  • jeffaral

    I’m deeply disappointed: Apparently the stabbed victim wasn’t cannibalized.

  • Bantu_Education

    “FACA” [Armed Forces of the Central African Republic]

    Should have a P on the end, thus FACAP…!

  • Sub-Saharan Africa represents the worst things people can do to each other.

    • introspection

      Not quite. I have better examples. Europe, the Americas, Australia,,…pretty much everywhere whites have controlled has seen atrocities unmatched by any other race. SSA is not even close.

  • jackryanvb

    And if any in these murderous mobs from the Central African Republic express an interest in “working” in the United Sates, Kentrucky Senator Rand Paul tells us we must welcome them and offer them full uS Citizenship rights, including rights to guns, same goes for birth right citizenship for children born in the USA to Islamic extremist parents from Yemen.

    • I can’t have guns. Funny, that.

    • Oh no, he won’t give them citizenship, only a work permit so they instead of our teenage relatives can work entry level jobs.

      As if that’s supposed to comfort me or be some sort of consolation.

      • Carney3

        And is if that will hold. As if, lacking the will to keep them out, our leaders would summon the will to resist demands for “citizenship now!” And if our leaders somehow did resist, the hordes of offspring of these “guest workers” would still be full fledged citizens good as you.

  • T.J. Jackson

    USA cities like Detroit, Oakland, Jacksonville, Chicago . . . etc.etc.

  • gemjunior

    No other group in the world behaves this way – it could be a street where business or trade is occurring the way it always does, and then just a minute later erupts into a stabbing murderous frenzy like this one.

  • Brian

    At least they didn’t eat the guy this time…

    • texasoysterman

      Who knows where that dude was dragging the corpse. Maybe to the community kitchen?

  • IstvanIN

    Of course it is cruel and evil and uncivilized, but lets face facts, that is how Africans behave. They haven’t evolved to our level of humanity. That takes time and can not be imposed from outside, it must happen within for it to truly stick. Do I agree with most of the horrors they commit, no! Do I think we should be involved, no. I am sure I am not alone in just being tired of reading about the horrors Africans in this country commit and just have no sympathy left in me for the things they do to their own in their own lands. I am just worn out.

    As for White Americans who agree with the crimes committed by Africans, especially so called conservatives, that is just sad.

  • Brian

    You really think these two things are equivalent? Are the guy who breaks in to a family’s house to rob and murder them, and the guy who administers the lethal injection after the sentence of execution equivalent too?

  • Keep Honkin, I’m Reloading

    ““What’s happening in the city is that the Anti-Balaka are forcing out all of the Muslims by killing them outright”

    I fail to see how this is a problem…

  • Lord Sandwich

    The CAR is a vast and beautiful piece of real estate, rich in natural resources. It’s about as large as all of western Europe. It’s a shame to leave it to 3rd world savages who just turn it into a hell hole. How does that make the world a better place? Africans will do as they will there. Why can’t whites have an equally large area somewhere on the planet that’s as racially homogeneous as the Congo? Any whites who would try to live there would be massacred like the Belgians were. Oh, but we have to feed and support hostile non-white populations in our countries. It’s madness.

  • I don’t think most of the people here admire Hitler. Some admire him, but deny that he was responsible for mass murder.

  • Lord Sandwich

    It appears that I have gotten my hell holes mixed up a bit. The CAR is not the DRC. They are neighboring hell holes. Lord Sandwich regrets the error.

    • Lagerstrom

      Don’t stress it m’Lord.

  • John

    Good God, will you people ever shut up about this? WWII was over 70 years ago and every day we have to listen to some post war propaganda spiel? Regardless of what anyone believes, the majority of us are just tired of hearing about this day in, day out, 24/7. Say what you want about Hitler but I’ve never heard any of his critics say he was anything but supportive of his nation and its people. Quite unlike our current crop of politicos here in the US that do back flips to help out Israel while people here in their own country are out of work and in many cases, literally starving. But for a hand full of exceptions, they’re all traitors as far as I’m concerned.

  • introspection

    How much do you know about Africa? There are more than 3,000 tribes in Africa. That is more than 3,000 languages. At least 2,000 of them are distinct. Now you are on this website precisely because you do think “diversity” is good. What diversity? You have, I don’t know, ten distinct groups? Africa is the way it is because it is diabolically diverse. It is hard to satisfy every tribes’ wishes so there is always going to an “oppressor” group and several “oppressed” groups.

    Most of African countries were created with no consideration to ethnic and linguistic boundaries. Almost every war on Africa has its roots in colonialism. For example, the Rwandan genocide has its roots in a system colonialists put in place in which the Tutsi (a lighter skinned taller people) enforced the colonialists’ reign over the Hutu (a darker skinned shorter people). This animosity grew into outright genocide in 1994.

    Still, Africans are to blame for most of their problems because in the end their fate is in their own hands.

    • Edruezzi

      The concept of rationality does not exist in Africa. It’s too late to try to import it in.

  • introspection

    You are mistaken, the Palestinians hate the West precisely because they hold it responsible for the mess they are in. Actually in their case it is obvious. I think Israel was enabled by the West to be as belligerent as it has been and it is now.

    • PesachPatriot

      The palestinians are despised by their own brothers in the muslim world who treat them like garbage(look up black september 1970 for an eye opener) and have killed them in greater numbers than Israel or the west ever has…..the west(europe mostly but america as well to a lesser extent) actually protects the palestinians and other arabs from the results of their own bad decisions because of the need for oil….Israel isn’t that belligerent for that part of the world….the middle east is slightly less screwed up than africa, but most people there don’t blame foreigners for there every failing in life or domestic issue and they can feed themselves between wars and they don’t defecate in their own drinking water supply….vegans and nice guys and hippies don’t last long in that part of the world….If you live in africa you should understand that…

      The point of this thread isn’t about the sandpit, its about the jungle….Its funny how Palestinians hate the west but they all want to move there….

      • introspection

        I am not going to point out that what you wrote reflects badly on your intellect. Have a good day.

  • introspection

    Okay people, let me respond to all of you because I can’t answer you one to one.

    “Civilized” people killed and will kill more people than any “savage Africans”. Let’s just take a look at the 20th century as a reference. Civilized people (mostly whites) have killed at least 100 million people. Most of the victims are other whites. I wonder how many people were killed in Africa so far? Not nearly as much as the civilized people did. Actually civilized people tend to indulge in unnecessary wars. World War I, Vietnam, Korea, Iraq I and II, etc. I don’t think whites are particularly bad, they are just human. Any person is capable of atrocity. We are all the same. “Civilization” does make us more civil but we more than make up the quota when we take a little vacation from civility.

    Would you rather die with a high tech tomahawk or with a machete?