Harrison Sibale Vs. The State: High Court of Malawi, 2010

Date November 6, 20183:35 pm

The Appellant had unlawful carnal knowledge of Indaba, a 13 years old girl. As such, he was arrested, charged and tried for the offence of defilement. He pleaded not guilty, but after a full trial he was found guilty, convicted and sentenced to 8 years’ imprisonment. Being unsatisfied with the decision of the lower court, he then appealed to the High Court against both conviction and sentence. The Court ruled against the decision of the lower court on the ground that the State had failed to prove beyond

In the High Court of Malawi: Mzuzu District Registry. Criminal Appeal case No 02 of 2010 (Being Criminal Case No 164/09 in the FGM Court of Karonga). Harrison Sibale Vs. The State