The culture history of the Central African Republic
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- Central Africa witchcraft cops fight
- By Lucy Jones, Reuters, Monday 26 August 2002. Hundreds
of men, women and children are charged every year with
practising witchcraft and police say the numbers are
shooting up. Doctors believe that many deaths attributed
to sorcery should actually be blamed on AIDS. The bulging
witchcraft case files may be due to people making
accusations through jealousy or to eliminate rivals.