The State Attorney and the Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife vs HOMBA Ruben

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

Elements of the conservation service of the Campo’o Ma’an National Park arrested the accused HOMBA Ruben for illegal hunting in a protected area and illegal capture and detention of protected animal species. After drafting his offence report, he was forwarded before the State Attorney of the Court of First Instance Kribi for prosecution.

Language of document
French
Reference number
No. 344/COR
Charges
Illegal hunting in a protected area and illegal capture and detention of protected animal species.
Money value
Unknown
Transnational
No
Decision
He was found guilty as charged and sentenced to pay 150.000XAF as fines and 30.750 XAF for costs of the proceedings.
Appealed
No
Legislation cited
Penal Code, sec. 74
Law No. 94/01 of 20 January 1994 to lay down Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries regulations, secs. 155(6), 158(9)