Man appeals 20-year term for possession of ivory

This photo dated July 22, 2016 shows Feisal Mohamed Ali in Mombasa before he was sentenced to 20 years in jail for illegal possession of ivory. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Feisal Mohamed Ali wants the conviction set aside.

  • Through his lawyer Gikandi Ngibuni, Ali said the court erred because it convicted him on the basis of mere suspicion.

A Mombasa businessman has appealed a 20-year jail term handed down on him for being in illegal possession of ivory valued at Sh44 million.

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