The Republic versus Sheka Nyanda and another - No. 18 of 2014

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Bunda
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2015
Abstract

On 2/04/2014, the two accused persons were found along Mongombiti area within SENAPA. They entered the park without permission and were found in possession of one knife, one bush knife, and one full fresh carcass of zebra. However, the case was dismissed.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 18 of 2014
Charges
(1) unlawful entry into a national park, (2) unlawful possession of weapons in a national park, (3) unlawful hunting in a national park, (4) unlawful possession of government trophies.
Species
Zebra
Money value
TZS 1,920,000
Transnational
No
Decision
Case dismissed
Appealed
No
Penalty
-
Legislation cited
National Parks Act, Cap. 282 R.E. 2002
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Source