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The Republic versus Jeremia Gisaba Mlyambati and another - No. 161 of 2013


The two accused persons on different material dates and different occasions were caught in possession of government trophies. The two on 29/10/2013 at Ngokoro area within Shinyanga region was found in possession of one piece of leopard skin. On 2/11/2013 the first accused, Jeremia Gisaba was found in possession of two tails of the wildebeest, one skull of rock hyrax, and one ostrich egg. They were both arrested and taken to KDU. However, the case was dismissed.

The Republic versus Luhaga Hosen @ Masinda and four others - No. 48 of 2011


On 11/10/2011, at around 6.00 P.M park rangers of SENAPA, while in patrol at Rwashange area within the national park. They saw some people in the bush, they surrounded them and managed to arrest them. These people were in possession one panga, three knives, three motorcycles and one killed zebra. The five people were arrested and taken to Anti-Poaching Unit (Bunda). The accused persons were found guilty and convicted.

Esther Mbalale and Jonas Ng'ata versus the Republic - No. 04 of 2000


The appellants were jointly arraigned in the District Court of Nachingwea at Nachingwea on a charge of unlawful possession of government trophies. Both were convicted and sentenced to imprisonment for twenty (20) years. Aggrieved with the decision, they both preferred appeals to the High Court of Tanzania at Mtwara. The first appellant Esther Mbalale withdrew her appeal at the last moment after receiving a presidential pardon. The second appellant prosecuted his appeal. The appeal was dismissed.

Ausi Hassani Nampali versus the Republic - No. 01 of 2002


The appellant Ausi Hassani Nampali was on 24th October, 2001 convicted by the Lindi District Court on two counts of unlawful possession of government trophy contrary to section 67(1) and (c) (d) (iii) and (2A) of the Wildlife Conservation Act No. 12 of 1974 as amended by Act No. 10 of 1989 read together with section 56(1) of the Economic and Organized Crimes Control Act, No. 13 of 1984 and paragraph 16(d0 of the first schedule there of as amended by Act No. 10 of 1989. The appellant was sentenced to an omnibus sentence of ten years imprisonment on the two counts. Aggrieved by the decision of the trial court, appeals to the High Court of Mtwara at Mtwara. The appeal is partly allowed. The appellant sentence and imprisonment is reduced into a fine of 25,000/= or two years imprisonment.

Mauridi Ganame versus the Republic - No. 03 of 2002


The appellant one Mauridi Ganame was on 17/04/1997 convicted by Lindi District Court on a charge of unlawful possession of government trophies. He was subsequently sentenced to twenty five (25) years imprisonment. While the court sentenced the appellant was not in court. It appears that the appellant started to serve his sentence sometimes on 28/02/2002. Records show that when the charge was read to appellant he requested bail. The Court granted bail. Later on while on bail the appellant jumped the bail. The District without issuance of warrant of arrest and tried the appellant ex parte. The appellant was later on arrested and started to serve his sentence. Now, appeals to challenge the conviction and sentence. The appeal was allowed, the decision quashed and the sentence set aside.