‘Witch doctor’ sentenced to 14 years in prison after Mexican cocaine traffickers paid him hundreds of thousands of dollars for ‘spells’ and ‘massages’ to keep DEA away

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A Nigerian ‘witch doctor’ has been jailed for 14 years after collecting hundreds of thousands of dollars from cocaine traffickers who hoped his ‘supernatural powers’ would protect them from authorities.

Christopher Omigie, from Lafayette, Louisiana, was consulted by Mexican members of the Cesar Barrera and David Bazan drug trafficking organizations, based in East Texas, on a daily basis.

Before, during and after each drug transaction, he would carry out card readings, perform massages with ‘magic’ oils, cut off skin with razor blades and apply ‘magic’ powder to the traffickers’ bodies…