Citizen News

Headlines

Al-Nusra Front a Syrian militant group has denounced US-led air strikes as war against Islam.
The group is Al-Qaeda-linked
It has called on jihadists around the world to target Western and Arab countries involved.
Liberia's chief medical officer has put herself under quarantine for 21 days
Liberia's chief medical officer has put herself under quarantine for 21 days
She did this after one of her assistants died from the deadly Ebola virus
Bernice Dahn said she had no symptoms but wanted to take every precaution.
Saturday, 27 July 2013 10:13

5 Witchcraft Suspects Arrested In Vihiga Featured

Five people are being held by police at Mudebe Police station Vihiga County on suspicion of practicing witchcraft.

The five were arrested Saturday morning in Chamakanga area in Vihiga County in possession of witchcraft related items.

They were arrested by police on patrol when they defied orders to stop and started running.

The police caught up with them and found the items.

Area administration police boss Patrick Wambua confirmed the incident and said the suspects had confessed to using the items for witchcraft purposes, saying that they get the items from Nairobi.

The five will be arraigned in court on Monday to answer charges of practicing with witchcraft.

By Charles Kiragu

You are here: Home News More in News Local