That on 17th April, 2008 at Masage village within Mpanda District in Rukwa region the accused person was arraigned and found in unlawful possession of government trophies. Also was found with unlawful possession of firearm. A charge was brought before the court for accused person to answer. The accused was convicted.
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No. 08 of 2008
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) unlawful possession of firearms.
(1) first count: to pay fine of one million (1,000,000) Tshs. or serve two (2) years imprisonment, (2) second count: to pay fine of two hundred thousand (200,000) Tshs. or serve six months imprisonment.
Court cases cited
Makuzi Zaidi versus Republic (1969) HCD 249
Wildlife Conservation Act, Cap. 283 R.E. 2002
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Arms and Ammunitions Act, Cap. 223 R.E. 2002