The Republic versus Thobias Mwanambingu and another - No. 13 of 2012

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Kilosa
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2014
Abstract

Accused persons were arrested at Kihelezo village within Kilosa District in Morogoro for on allegation of possessing Government trophy against the laws of the country. Alleged Government trophy was buffalo meat weighing 5 kilos. When charged they all denied the charged but later convicted as charged and sentenced. Both accused persons were found guilty and therefore were convicted.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 13 of 2012
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Money value
TZS 3,042,850
Transnational
No
Decision
Conviction
Appealed
No
Penalty
Payment of the fine of Tshs. 608,000 or five years imprisonment on default.
Court cases cited
R vs. Kerstin Cameron 2003 TLR 84
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Source