On 1st January, 2016 the accused person was arrested and arraigned of unlawful possession of government trophies. Also was found with the consignment of elephant tusks. Charges were brought before the court against the accused person. The accused person was convicted.
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No. 03 of 2016
(1) unlawful possession of Government trophies , (2) unlawful dealing in government trophies
(1) first count: thirty (30) years imprisonment, (2) second count: twenty (20) years imprisonment. And to pay a fine of Tshs. one billions and two hundred millions (Tshs. 1,200,000,000/=).
Court cases cited
Moses Charles Deo versus Republic (1987) TLR 134
Henry Mpangwe and Two Others versus Republic (1974) LRT No.50
Ndege Marangwe versus Republic (1964) EACA No. 156
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002