The Republic versus Mahimbo Bega @ Nyaronyo and four others - No. 146 of 2012

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Serengeti
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2012
Abstract

On 27/11/2012, the four accused person were arrested in Robo area within SENAPA in possession of weapons and government trophies, namely: two bows, 38 arrows, three knives, and five trapping wires, 10 pieces of wildebeest dry meat and two tails of wildebeest. The case was dismissed under section 225(%) of the Criminal Procedure Act.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 146 of 2012
Charges
(1) unlawful entry into a national park, (2) unlawful possession of weapons in a national park, (3) unlawful possession of government trophies.
Species
Wildebeest
Money value
TZS 1,950,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Case dismissed
Appealed
No
Penalty
-
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
National Parks Act, Cap. 282 R.E. 2002
Criminal Procedure Act, Cap. 20 R.E. 2002
Source