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Tanzanian Lecturer, Samson Mahinbo, Who Demanded Sex for Good Grade Jailed


A Lecturer in Tanzania who demanded sex for good grades has been jailed for three year. Samson Mahimbo, who is celebrating his 69th birthday, was found guilty of wanting to insert his bare hands in a bucket full of honey which he didn’t buy.

In a ruling that was delivered on Tuesday, November 26, at the Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam, the elderly lecturer was found guilty after he sent several messages to his innocent hard working student wanting to have sex with her in a bid to give her good grades,he had even undressed and ready to harvest her. The Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court was told on October 9, that Samson Mahimbo was on January 11, 2017 caught naked in a lodging facility preparing to engage in sexual intercourse with his student.

Mahimbo’s student was a Second-Year first semester learner at the National Institute of Transport (NIT) in Dar es Salaam.

The student had failed her main exam in transport administrations, and was scheduled to re-sit the paper on January 5, 2017, the court was told.

NIT lawyer, Faraja Salamba, told the Kisutu Court on October 9, that Mahimbo abused his powers by soliciting sex from one Victoria in exchange for good marks that he would award the student.

Salamba narrated that on January 11, 2017, the suspect called Victoria on phone and asked to meet her at an entertainment joint known as Shani Bar in Mwenge, North-West of Dar es Salaam.

“When they met, the learner was given the supplementary exam, which she sat for. Mahimbo had carried with him to the date a marking scheme. After ‘sitting the exam’, Mahimbo marked