The Republic versus Matokeo Hansikari Manga @ Nguvu - No. 05 of 2015

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Mbeya
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2015
Abstract

The accused on diverse dates between March, 2015 and 30th June, 2015 at Mazombe village and Ruaha National Park within Mbarali District in Mbeya Region was found in unlawful possession and unlawful dealing in Government trophies also was found with unlawful possession of Ammunition respectively. Then brought before the court to answer the charge. The accused person was acquitted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 05 of 2015
Charges
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) unlawful dealing in government trophies, (3) unlawful possession of ammunition.
Money value
TZS 441,840,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Acquittal
Appealed
No
Penalty
-
Court cases cited
Janta Joseph Komba and 3 others versus Republic, Criminal Appeal no. 95 of 2006
Christopher Chengula versus Republic, Criminal Appeal no. 215 of 2010 CA at Iringa
United States versus Nenadich, 689 F. Supp. 285 (S.D.N.Y 1988)
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Arms and Ammunitions Act, Cap. 223 R.E. 2002
Source