It has just been reported that United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has just given a huge sum of $340,000 (N123 million) to Zambia University in order to educate its students on witchcraft.
The information which was shared on Facebook by Hot FM Zambia, disclosed that the training which was referred to as intangible cultural heritage will commence with the first intake of about 20 students.
The Zambia’s national commission for UNESCO further disclosed that intangible heritage comprises of practices such as witchcraft, social practices such as expression through music, knowledge, skills-as well as the instruments, objects, artifacts and rituals.
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Lusaka Times also disclosed that, the Higher Education Minister Professor Nkandu Luo in 2017 announced that the country should consider research and the study of witchcraft as a science that can be used productively for the benefit of the entire country.
Luo said: “I could not help but think of witchcraft when I saw a mobile phone put into a box and it turned into a lady’s pant.”
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Reacting to the news was the government’s spokesperson Kampamba Mulenga, she disclosed that the government was disappointed with media reports suggesting that the study of witchcraft in Zambia will help boost the economy of the country.
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