This is an appeal case originating from Mpanda District Court at Mpanda. Before the District Court at Mpanda, the appellant and three others were charged for the offence of unlawful possession of government trophies and unlawful possession of weapon and ammunition. The District convicted the appellant and acquitted the second, third and fourth accused person. The appellant became aggrieved with the decision of the District Court, appealed to the High Court. The appeal was dismissed.
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No. 34 of 2002
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies and (2) unlawful possession of weapon.
Penalty upheld: (1) first count: twenty (20) years imprisonment for unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) second count: fifteen (15) years imprisonment for unlawful possession of weapon.
Economic and Organized Crime Control Act, 1984
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