The Republic versus Stivin Simba - No. 07 of 2009

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Mpanda
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2013
Abstract

On 2nd May, 2009 at Mpimbwe-Usevya village within Mpanda District in Rukwa Region, the accused person was arraigned and found in unlawful possession of government trophies. A charge of unlawful possession was brought against the accused person before the court. The accused person was convicted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 07 of 2009
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Buffalo, Giraffe, Hippopotamus, Zebra
Money value
TZS 6,140,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
Ten (10) years imprisonment
Legislation cited
Wildlife Conservation Act, Cap. 283 R.E. 2002
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Source