Suicide, in the sense they understand its white, virtually unknown in the West African tribes. But many natives have the ability to court the death, and the science is still only a very vague idea about this phenomenon. However, in this respect there are so many examples of that doubt the reality of this phenomenon is not necessary. Team, the whole fleet of little ships that once went up the Nile to bring Gordon to Khartoum, had a couple of rowers from the tribe of Kru. At first they worked on conscience. Soon, however, they longed for the shores of his native West Africa and expressed their employers: "Come to my house." We went to the bottom of the boat and soon umerli.Esche one case described Sir Hesketh Bell, taken in northern Nigeria, a punitive expedition against a tribe of cannibals. It was taken forty prisoners, they were sent to Minna in prison. Every day, someone from the prisoners died. The prison doctor reported that they die, "according to his will." Bella had to free the survivors and send home.