The Republic versus Amani Rashid - No. 03 of 2016

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Mpanda
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2016
Abstract

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.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 03 of 2016
Charges
(1) unlawful possession of Government trophies , (2) unlawful dealing in government trophies
Money value
TZS 120,000,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
(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
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Source