Last updated: 14 june, 2009 - 05:27 GMT


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Do traditional beliefs in witchcraft or the power of juju hold back development in Africa?

Well yes according to some people and that includes Weekend Network's guest this morning, Leo Igwe, who describes himself as a humanist.

Leo, who hails from Nigeria, has just been attending a conference here in London which centred on some of the traditional practices which can also affect individuals in a society.

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