Chinese national in court for illegal crocodile hunting - Lusaka Times

posted on 03 Aug 2015 16:46 by successfulcateg53
Meanwhile, Chief Kabanda provides published to the court pleading in which the 2 charged within the initial count for illegal hunting be discharged.

The trio said this today if the case came up for created facts prior to Senior Resident Magistrate Francis Nsokolo.

They told your court the authority came following numerous efforts by the ZAWA officials to kill the reptile that has up to now killed 21 folks within the area.

The a couple of Zambians are Patrick Mutale, 28, as well as James Bwalya, 35, both Samfwa pontoon operators who're jointly charged throughout count among illegal hunting of your crocodile inside open area contrary for you to section 67 Act Range 12 involving 1998.

The court provides adjourned the particular issue regarding continuation associated with trial to be able to August 18, 2015 about that your ZAWA officials are required to be able to appear along with testify inside the matter.

But the particular trio have informed the actual Court they needed to hunt the crocodile in the Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) inside Kasama.

The Chinese national Yulong Sun, 26, features maintained a plea associated with guilty inside the 2nd along with third count of illegal possession regarding government prize as well as crocodile skin contrary in order to section 100 involving Act number 12 regarding 1998, and Section 136(2) SI 61 involving 1993 respectively.


A Chinese national and two Zambians have got appeared within the Chinsali Magistrates court charged for illegally hunting a new crocodile.