Tanzania bans witch doctors after scores of albino people are killed in ritual slaughter

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A witch doctor works in Kenya. In the neighboring Tanzania, the government has banned similar witch doctors after their actions fueled the killing of Albinos for their body parts. Religion News Service photo by Fredrick Nzwili

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(RNS) The witch doctors reportedly fueled the killings by inducing local people to believe “magic potions” made from body parts brought good luck and wealth.