MENAFN – All Africa Global Media (Nairobi Star) – Monday, August 15, 2011
Aug 15, 2011 (Nairobi Star/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — More than 2,000 people were duped into attending a witchcraft ceremony in Iten town but the event turned into a hoax after the witchdoctor disappeared with Sh12,000 from the family who were trying to find the killers of a motorcycle operator. Continue reading
Zoe Alsop, October 12, 2008
KIAMBU, Kenya (WOMENSENEWS)–Back in 2005, when Sarah Palin was mayor of the tiny Alaskan town of Wasilla, nobody made much of a visit from a Pentecostal pastor by the name of Bishop Thomas Muthee from the somewhat larger Kenyan town of Kiambu.
The Standard (Kenya), Phionah Mwadilo, 31 Dec. 2007
Former Likoni MP Mr Suleiman Shakombo disputed the election results in his constituency and claimed the outcome was influenced by witchcraft. Continue reading
BBC News, Odhiambo Joseph 28 May 2010
Villagers, many straight from their farms, and armed with machetes, sticks and axes, are shouting and crowding round in a big group in Kenya’s fertile Kisii district. Continue reading
Telegraph, Nick Wadhams 15 Oct 2008
A Kenyan pastor who prayed to protect Vice- Presidential candidate Sarah Palin from witches is being criticised at home after it emerged that his chief claim to power – that he forced an evil, spell- casting woman from town – was false.
David McKenzie, CNN, November 11, 2009
Kisii, Kenya (CNN) — On one Sunday each month Pastor Lawrence Omambia, the lead preacher at the Community of Christ church in Kisii, Kenya, shows off his gift — healing and exorcism. Continue reading