By Kerubo Lornah
A 30-year-old man was yesterday charged with having wildlife trophies. Yahya Masoud was allegedly found with two kilos of elephant tusks and two kilos of jumbo scalp worth Sh50,000 on September 24, at Kienyeji Club in Malindi subcounty.
Masoud denied the charges before Malindi resident magistrate Caroline Nzibe and was released on Sh100,000 bond or Sh60,000 bail. Another suspect, Salma Awadh, who was not in court, had been released on Sh10,000 police bond. The court issued a warrant of arrest against Awadh. The case will be mentioned today.