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A doctor is dead after being burned alive by a vicious mob, police in Nigeria said.
Delta State Police said that Doctor Baba Emeka was kidnapped by an angry mob on Wednesday. The group beat Emeka and burned him alive.
According to the initial police investigation, the doctor was killed after he was caught having sex with a married woman, who has come to him for medical assistance.
The woman, who has recently reconciled with her husband, said that when she arrived at his office, he hypnotized her and proceeded to have sex with her. Police also said that this was not the first time the doctor was accused of having sex with a married woman.
Police said that they have arrested several suspects. Charges are still pending.