The Republic versus Anthony Chilangazi Kasuga - No. 11 of 2015

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Dodoma
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2015
Abstract

It was alleged that the accused person on 10 March 2015 Chanumba Village within Chamwino District was found in possession of honey badger skin, pangolin skin, cobra skin, python skin, hyena tail, “mangore” skin. The accused was found guilty.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 11 of 2015
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Pangolin, Python, Honey badger, Hyena, Cobra, Mongoose
Money value
TZS 4,396,800
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
Tshs. 50,000 fine or three years imprisonment
Penalty note
(Note: it is staff's assumption that "mangore" means "mongoose")
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Criminal Procedure Act, Cap. 20 R.E. 2002
Source