The Republic versus Emmanuel Abubakari - No. 01 of 2013

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Monduli
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2013
Abstract

On 03.01.2013 inside Manyara ranch at Monduli District, the accused was found in unlawful possession of Gerenuk the property of the United Republic of Tanzania. On the material day, park rangers who were in patrol saw torch light as well as heard a motor cycle honking. They became suspicious and followed up and accused with other person ran away. However, the accused person was arrested with one gerenuk meat. The accused person was found guilty and was therefore convicted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 01 of 2013
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Gerenuk
Money value
USD 2500
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
Fine of Tshs. 40,000,000 or, in default, jail imprisonment for 20 years.
Legislation cited
Wildlife Conservation Act, Cap. 283 R.E. 2002
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Source