"The death sentence was issued after his apostasy was proved."
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Risk will increase "as politicians turn to witchcraft to enhance their prospects."
The whole country believes in spirits.
Number has doubled since 2000.
Three tons of cats in one truck.
Probably won't work in country where 93% of the population believes in witchcraft.
Saudi Arabia follows Shariah law.
She says "ISIS is real Muslim believers who like to follow the Quran."
This had long been suspected.
Some were pregnant.
Document says it's OK to have sex with pre-pubescent slave girls.
Women are bargained for livestock.
Their businesses depend on superstitious rumors.
He calls the "cellphone number for the ancestors" to cure Ebola.
It's supposed to ward off unwanted male attention.
Indians in Paraguay shot her with arrows and burned her.
Zimbabwe minister says contraceptives were invented to prevent black births.
Her father joins in.
And non-Muslims will have to ride horses side saddle.
The futility of trying to make things work in West Africa.
A neat way to avoid fornication and adultery.
Each year 500 "witches" are lynched in Tanzania.
Some cases have resulted in death.
The punishment is 15 to 20 years in prison.
Natives think Ebola was invented by whites to kill blacks.
Liberian professor says the US infects Africans through vaccines.
Marrying a dog supposed to rid her of evil spirits.
Poachers kill them for various reasons.
Club-wielding raiders yelled "there's no Ebola!"
The Bukusu people insist that strangers adopt Bukusu customs.
Shocking Moment an Owl Is Interrogated by Superstitious Mexican Villagers After They Set It on Fire ‘for Being a Witch’
They believed reading the owl Bible passages would force it to turn into a woman.
New Kru Town has 50,000 people and almost no functioning toilets.
VICE shows how blacks' attitudes help spread Ebola.
Most were cut before they came but last year there were 1,300 cases in Britain.
Victims don't seek treatment because they think the disease is sorcery.
Museveni says his people can get along without aid if they "stop sleeping."
Disease has already killed 500 people.
Puerto Rican custom comes to America.
Asylum seekers bring their customs to Sweden.
“We need to unite, we must declare jihad.”
Pakistani Immigrant Killed His Wife After She Made Him the Wrong Dinner–As His Lawyer Claims That’s Just His Culture
A Pakistani man living in Brooklyn wanted goat for dinner.
In the Central African Republic, 60 percent of the women in prison are convicted witches.
39 percent believe in "the evil eye."
Nigerians want to use their "spiritual hunting skills" to take on Boko Haram.
It's lawful to cut clitorises in Somliland. It is done with only local anesthetic.
Almost 4,000 Women and Girls Treated for Effects of Female Genital Mutilation in London Hospitals Since 2009
There are an estimated 66,000 victims of the procedure living in Britain.
It was long assumed he drowned.
Primitive commerce on the shores of Lake Victoria.
The Sex Initiation Camps of Malawi Where Ten-Year-Old Girls Are Sent by Their Families to Lose Their Virginities
They are told they must lose their virginity or they will get a skin disease.
A few people are waking up to the crisis.
Central African Republic Cannibal Drags Muslim off Bus and Eats His Leg ‘to Avenge Murder of His Pregnant Wife’
He and his accomplices are all "Christian."
Eating grass "demonstrates that, with God's power, we can do anything."
"I used to practice witchcraft around here, bewitching the Boers during apartheid."
. . . coming to your neighborhood.
One-child policy increased demand for stolen children.
But only Chinese cockroaches have medical benefits.
100 lashes for unmarried sinners.
In Montreal, hymen reconstruction is the second-most-popular kind of surgery.
Wife is killed if her parents can't come up with enough cash.
Many Japanese prefer virtual or sham relationships.
Africans pound and burn the chests of young girls to prevent breasts from developing.
Two men visiting a resort island were burned to death.
The University of Lagos has commended this research.
Millions have been aborted.
60 percent of Papua New Guineans interviewed admitted to rape.
2,000 Female Genital Mutilation Victims Seek Help at London Hospitals in Just Three Years but True Figure Is ‘Far More than Figures Show’
In 2011, the "Anti-Witchcraft Unit" prosecuted 586 cases of magical crime.
He may have to come to America to save his mustache and his family.
Education can eliminate "racism."
Haitian immigrant says she's "coming for all you white (expletives)."
Our Initiation Ritual Is Leading to Genocide, Claims African Tribal Leader as Deaths from Botched Circumcisions Soar
5,000 teenagers have been hospitalized in South Africa in the past seven years.
Authorities do not investigate because of "cultural sensitivity."
Zambian teachers complain they are having sex with people they cannot see.
Her lawyer says it is a contract dispute.
Pakistanis bring their charming practices to Britain.