Angry mob have killed a 57-year old man, Benson Timothy, and his remains set ablaze after he was accused of witchcraft in Dumna village, Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa State.
According to eye witnesses, the mob included four middle-aged men, Ezekiel Kumtha, Awo Mesa, Ishaku Sanda, and Oga Dapila, who accused him of causing the death of underage children in the community.
It was disclosed that, the mob pounced on him with clubs and also pelted him with stones before setting his body ablaze.
Meanwhile, the deceased and his alleged killers engaged in a hot debate over the cause of mysterious deaths of children in the village.
The Adamawa State Police had arrested the alleged culprits.