A 96 year old woman has been beaten to death after a prophet claimed that she’s a sorcerer.

The tragic event occurred at Kafaba in the East Gonja Municipality of the Savannah region of Ghana.

In a the video, the old woman, who could be heard crying and denying the allegations that she is a witch, was pushed down by younger women, slapping, whipping and hitting the old woman’s head mercilessly while members of the public were hailed them

Social media users have called on the government authorities to arrest the perpetrators of the barbaric act.

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