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Tanzania arrests 32 witch doctors over albino murders


6 March 2015

"Activists say attackers have killed at least 75 albinos in the east African country since 2000 to use their limbs and other body parts as charms meant to guarantee success in love, life and business.

President Jakaya Kikwete last week vowed to stamp out the practice he said brought shame onto the east African country, and albino campaigners called on authorities on Friday to execute people convicted of the murders."

Read more at: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/03/06/uk-tanzania-albinos-idUKKBN0M21...