Witch Doctors in Uganda Sacrificing Children in Bid to End Drought, Report Says

(Fox News) Witch doctors are sacrificing children in Uganda, looking to turn the tide with miracles in the drought-stricken country, a new report says.

Officials in Uganda say the number of human sacrifices are on the rise, as the East African country battles its worst drought in more than half a century. More than 11 million people are facing food insecurity and more than 1.6 million are on the brink of famine.

“There is no food due to the ongoing drought, and some believe that this has been brought by ancestral spirits,” Joel Mugoya, a traditional, told the Religion News Service, according to USA Today. “So there is a high desire for people to conduct sacrifices so that they come out of this problem.”

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  • mr goody two shoes

    United states murders infants every day they sacrifice children for even more selfish reasons but worse yet its the mothers in cahoots with the witch doctors here in the usa.

  • LadyInChrist♥BlessedBeTheLord

    American Abortionist are no better than these witch Doctors.

    • Robin Egg

      Absolutely agree, Lady in Christ. It is just so distressing to think of the torture these little children are suffering at the hands of these demonic witch doctors. Prayers for their safety and protection.

      • LadyInChrist♥BlessedBeTheLord

        Big time prayers for them.No child should have to suffer.

  • Reason0verhate

    There’s an excellent book by Yale professor Sarah Ruden titled Paul Among the People. She talks about what “witchcraft” and “sorcery” really meant in biblical times, and they were abominable practices such as what is described in this article. Every Halloween there’s a lot of debate among Christians whether Christian parents should allow their kids to celebrate Halloween in any way, due to what the Bible says about witchcraft. The witchcraft in Bible times was seriously violent and harmful, not dressing up as a witch or ghost or vampire for one night of the year. I respect Christians who frown on Halloween, but I don’t think it really does any harm. That’s just my opinion.