The Republic versus Nuhu Idd - No. 03 of 2015

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

It is alleged that the accused person on 11 January 2015 in Pahi Village, Kondoa District, Dodoma Region, was found in possession of two pieces of elephant tusks weighing 5.10 kilograms, and two leopard skins without permit. The accused person was found guilty.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 03 of 2015
Charges
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) unlawful dealing with government trophies
Money value
TZS 16,668,500
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
(1) first count: Tshs. 166,668,500 or 20 years imprisonment for 1st count, (2) second count: Tshs 33,337,000 or two year imprisonment
Court cases cited
Woodmington v The DPP [1935] AC 462
Christian Kaale & Another v R [1992] CAT 302
Mohamed Katindi & Anr v R (1986) TLR 134
Capt. Lamu & Anr v R, Cr. App. No. 195 of 1991 (CAT)
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Criminal Procedure Act, Cap. 20 R.E. 2002
Evidence Act, Cap. 6 R.E. 2002
Source