AWARENESS TIMES
Sierra Leone News & Information

State House | Press Union | Lumley Beach | AllAfrica | SL-Web

www.awarenesstimes.com

  Giving Knowledge to the People
welcome to sierra leone's premier news source
Last Updated: Jun 12th, 2009 - 20:55:30 
Front Page 
 
 NEWS
 Breaking News
 Local News
 Politics
 Photo News
 Video News
 
 EDITORIALS
 
 COMMENTS & OPINIONS
 Moiie's Column
 
 FEATURES
 
 ENTERTAINMENT
 
 PROFILES
 Role Models
 Awareness Lady
 Common Man
 
 THE ECONOMY
 
 NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
 Special Messages
 Legal Matters
 Obituaries
 
 PAID SUPPLEMENTS
 
 ADVERTISEMENTS
 
 SATIRE
 
 FROM OUR TEAM
Search


Published online by
Sylvia Blyden Dot Com

17 Garrison Street,
Freetown,
Sierra Leone.
Tel: +232-77-772001
Tel: +232-88-321000
Tel: +232-76-350077
Tel: +232-30-321001
Email:
editor@awarenesstimes.com
Website:
www.awarenesstimes.com

NEWS : Local News  

Witchcraft confession kills woman
By Julliet Ansumana
Nov 30, 2005, 15:18
Email this article
 Printer friendly page

Miss Joan Bangura of Alton Hope Road, Old Warf, Wellington, died Sunday November 27, shortly after listening to shocking confessions of which craft from her two nieces.

In an exclusive interview with Miss Bangura before her death, she disclosed that it started on Saturday night November 26th when she had, what she described as an awful dream. Her nieces Fatmata Bangura aged 6 and Marie aged 8, were driving a black Mercedes Benz to a destination she does not know and their appearance was quite frightening, she revealed.

She said she woke up upset, and therefore went to Church where she contacted one Pastor John Patrick and asked him to help interpret the dream. The Pastor, after praying together, admonished her to pray fervently because there are evil forces at work in her house.

Upon her return home, she said, "I called the two kids and asked them to tell me where they were driving to the previous night and their response was that they, had been invited to a festival of witches in a nearby village". It was at this point that the girls in tears, started confessing about how they caused their aunt to smell of bad odour whenever their uncle came to visit her.

They further told her how they were responsible for her backwardness, emotional stress, chronic financial constraints and the incredible bad luck she constantly experienced. These confessions sounded too much for the lady to bear so she dropped in obvious shock, and had to be rushed to a private hospital in the neighbourhood.

After receiving treatment, her condition returned to normal for a while, but sources say, she suddenly started speaking in strange tongues. Some of her neighbours, suspecting that she may be loosing her mind, requested that they carry her home. It was at her home that she suffered a cardiac arrest, which according to one Doctor, led to her death, a neighbour disclosed

Meanwhile, the whereabouts of the two confessed witches remain unknown since they fled the house.


© Copyright by Awareness Times Newspaper in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Top of Page

Latest Headlines
NEWS
Distinguished Son of Sierra Leone Gets Russian National Honour
Awareness Times Ceases Operations Until Around August 2009
Sierra Leone Arc of Hope Launched on May 30, 2009
EDITORIALS
Antecedent of My Piece on Kailahun Mess has nothing to do with Sia Koroma or John Benjamin
Fugitive Because of Arabella?
Applauding SLPPs John O. Benjamin
COMMENTS & OPINIONS
Sierra Leone's Majority Leader Hon. Eddie Turay is being Executed before Judgement
The Uncertainty of Sierra Leones Development: Is President Koroma at a Cross-Road?
Ojukokoro (Day Light Robbery?)
FEATURES
Sierra Leone Interview: An Hour with John Benjamin in Dallas
State versus Sylvia Blyden: Big Comedy in Sierra Leone Court
Mama Hannah Elizabeth Clark Celebrates 95th Birthday in Texas
ENTERTAINMENT
Solomon Ekuma Berewa Gets Surprise 70th Birthday Party
Sierra Leone's Kha-Benneh Bangura Wants Your Votes
Goapele, Daddy Saj and Mahala @ Zanzibar on Night of Saturday 26th
PROFILES
Bio Data Of The Former President Of The Republic Of Sierra Leone Alhaji Dr. Ahmad Tejan Kabbah
A Chat With Sierra Leones First Doctorate Chartered Accountant: Dr. Dante Alie Bendu (B.Sc Hons, M.Sc, M.A., FeICM, ACCA, PhD)
Sierra Leonean Woman Excels In UK
THE ECONOMY
Kailahun SLPP MP frowns at Finance Minister in Sierra Leone
Sept 23: Millicom Sierra Leone bounces back
Romanian buys more Sierra Leone Diamonds shares
NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Sierra Leone to the United Nations Press Release
In Memory Of Marie Anne Elizabeth Macaulay
World Bank- Liberia and Sierra Leone
PAID SUPPLEMENTS
Statement By The Chairman Of The UK & Ireland Branch At The Prayer And Intercession Service To Commemorate The 58th Anniversary Of SLPP
Sierra Leone Envoy Launches Sierra College Foundation (SCF) in the UK
Contracting Authority: The ECOWAS Commission Support to Regional Integration in West Africa
ADVERTISEMENTS
Call the World, For less!
Africell For Him or For Her
Comissao Da Cedeao Ecowas Commission Commission De La Cedeao Vacancy Announcement
SATIRE
An Afflicted Cow FookFook Brain Manufactures Ronshos, Diamba, Gnomes, Rubber-Fack & Leprechauns; Desires to Import Machiavelli into a Democracy
Mama Salone Laments 48 Years of Freedom and Independence
Tourist Attraction: Office Of The President & Ministry Of Tourism & Culture should take note
FROM OUR TEAM
Sincere Congratulations to Reverend Wilfred Leeroy Kabbs-Kanu from Sierra Leone
Awareness Times to re-open its Anonymous Discussion Forum
WE ARE MOVING TO BIGGER, FASTER SERVERS

Copyright © 2005 - 2010, Awareness Times Sierra Leone; All Rights Reserved.
Hosted & Designed by West Africa Dot Net