The Republic versus Kamrani S/O Ahmed - No. 03 of 2010

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Arusha
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2010
Abstract

On 4.3. 2010 Anti-Poaching Unit in Arusha was informed that the accused’s residence situated at Baraa in Arumeru District had some trophies that were unlawful kept. The Unit went to search the residence and recovered 4 live crowned cranes, 6 African crown eagles, 2 live marchal eagles, 3 live bine monkeys, 8 live green pigeons, 4 live olive pigeons, 18 green turaco, 105 live finches and 30 live yellow fronted canaries. The accused was found guilty and was therefore convicted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 03 of 2010
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
African crown eagle, Crowned crane, Green pigeon, Monkey, Olive pigeon, Martial eagle, Finch, Yellow-fronted canary, Turaco
Money value
TZS 5,089,350
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
Fine of Tshs. 200,000/= (two hundred thousands) or six months in jail in default
Source