Police in Nigeria are holding a goat handed to them by a vigilante group, which said it was a car thief who had used witchcraft to change shape.

A police spokesman in Kwara State has been quoted as saying that the "armed robbery suspect" would remain in custody until investigations were over.

Read : http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7846822.stm.

To paraphrase a London bus ornament : "There's probably no witchkraft. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life."

1 comment:

Pablo Carpintero said...

People will believe almost anything you tell them, most certainly when you use the media.

But do not try to tell them there is a god : that one is totally and absolutely out of fashion. The idea !