The Republic versus Valentine Samson Manyasi - No. 01 of 2001

Territorial subdivision
Seat of court
Arusha
Court jurisdiction
Decision status
Date of opinion
2014
Abstract

With the help of an informer, the accused person on 24th December 2000 at Mto wa Mbu area within Monduli District, Arusha region was found at Zanzibar guest house with two elephant tusks and three hippopotamus tusks property of the Tanzania government. The accused was found not guilty and therefore was acquitted.

Language of document
Reference number
No. 01 of 2001
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Money value
TZS 168,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Acquitted
Penalty
-
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crimes Control Act, No. 13 of 1984 as amended by Act No. 10 of 1989 and No. 3 of 1992