Plans to tackle sorcery in PNG | Pacific Beat

Plans to tackle sorcery in PNG

Plans to tackle sorcery in PNG

Updated 4 March 2013, 11:25 AEDT

A freelance journalist, Jo Chandler reported one of the murkier stories to come out of Papua New Guinea recently.

It was the story of a woman given the name of Angela who was strung up and burned in the Highlands because people believed she was a witch.

It's rekindled debate about sorcery and witchcraft in PNG and has politicians and academics searching for answers.

Presenter: Linda Mottram

Speaker: Jo Chandler, freelance journalist

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