XVI: The Burning of Ama Hemma

July 23, 2021

XVI: The Burning of Ama Hemma
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Welcome back to Rogue Darkness! In this episode we’ll be delving into the horrifying case of the ambush, torture, and eventual murder of a Ghanonian woman who was accused of being a witch. Witch hunts unfortunately do still happen across the globe, to...


Welcome back to Rogue Darkness! In this episode we’ll be delving into the horrifying case of the ambush, torture, and eventual murder of a Ghanonian woman who was accused of being a witch. Witch hunts unfortunately do still happen across the globe, to this day, due to misinformation and misunderstandings surrounding witchcraft and it’s practitioners.

Articles referenced:
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/world/2010/nov/29/ghanaian-woman-burned-death-witch

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ama_Hemmah

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-11848536.amp

Background music: “Guitar Thriller Horror Music” by Marc Van Der Meulen (Royalty Free)

The promos at the end were for  Morbidology and Keep It Weird podcasts!

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