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Uganda v Okwelle David, Okongo David, Lodung John and Alinga Ngimeo Simon Peter.

Country/Territory
Uganda
Type of court
National - lower court
Date
Jun 8, 2017
Source
UNEP, InforMEA
Court name
Chief Magistrate Court of Buganda
Seat of court
Buganda
Judge
Ereemye Jumire James Mawanda
Reference number
No. 347 of 2017
Language
English
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Protection of species Trade in species Hunting/capture International trade Wild fauna Wildlife products Protected animal species Endangered species Internal trade
Abstract

The accused were charged with unlawful possession of species. The accused were found with 61kgs of ivory. The court found them guilty.

 

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