The Republic versus Severino Skana - No. 17 of 2015

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

On 19th February, 2015 at Katavi Region, the accused person was arraigned and found in unlawful possession of Government trophies. Also found in unlawful possession of local muzzle gun. Then brought before the court to answer the charge. The accused was convicted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 17 of 2015
Charges
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) unlawful possession of firearm, (3) unlawful possession of ammunitions.
Species
Common duiker
Money value
TZS 412,500
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
To pay fine of Tshs. 1,200,000/= or serve three (3) years imprisonment in case of default for each count respectively.
Court cases cited
Moses Charles Deo versus Republic 1987 TLR 134
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Arms and Ammunitions Act, Cap. 223 R.E. 2002
Source