Sometimes on 13th April, 2007 at Kashaulili area within Mpanda District in Rukwa Region, the accused person was found in unlawful possession of 10 kg of hippopotamus meat valued 840,000/=, a horn of greater kudu valued Tshs. 1,600,000/= and one feather of porcupine valued tsh. 150,000/= the property of United Republic of Tanzania. He was therefore charged with an economic crime and wildlife conservation. The accused person was acquitted.
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No. 16 of 2007
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Economic and Organized Crime Control Act 1984 as amended by No. 10 of 1989 and No. 3 of 1992