The Republic versus Fikirin Magoso Hamis and two others - No. 66 of 2012

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

On 28/09/2012, the three accused person were caught hunting at Rwamchanga area within Ikorongo Game reserve within Bunda District, they were further caught in possession of one knife, one bush knife and one full fresh carcass of a Zebra. They were arrested and taken to KDU. However, the charges were withdrawn under section 225(5) of the Criminal Procedure Act.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 66 of 2012
Charges
(1) unlawful entry into a game reserve, (2) unlawful possession of weapons in a game reserve, (3) unlawful hunting in a game reserve, (4) unlawful possession of government trophies.
Species
Zebra
Money value
TZS 1,920,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Case withdrawn
Appealed
No
Penalty
-
Legislation cited
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Criminal Procedure Act, Cap. 20 R.E. 2002
Source