Rise in African Children Accused of Witchcraft
A report produced by the United Nations Children's Fund cites the growing trend in the accusation of children as witches in parts of Africa. Some of these children are being tortured and murdered as a result. This is explained as a relatively new trend linked to urbanization and war.
BBC News
Witchcraft; UN; Africa; Children.
BBC News. Accessed July  21, 2010.