Customary Law of the Haya Tribe, Tanganyika Territory (Cass by Hans Cory

By Hans Cory

First released in 1945, this learn covers quite a lot of themes together with marriage, divorce, bride-price, inheritance, estate, own prestige and contracts in addition to a few notes at the conventional courts and how they functioned in the course of the interval of British management

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209. The administrator has the right with the consent of the Musika to take some money or a goat or a head of cattle from the estate for the entertainment of guests during the period of mourning. He has to prove that anything he takes is spent for this purpose. He can spend whatever he thinks necessary provided that he can account for his expenditure. 44 EXECUTOR. (Musigire. ) 210. The testator has the right to appoint by will any person he likes as executor. This person need not belong to his family.

His wife receives all the money. COFFEE IN STORE. 98. This is distributed among the male heirs. TOOLS. 99. The Musika receives the greater number, especially any tools or arms which were personally used by the deceased. If any are left after he has taken his share, they are divided between the other male heirs. CLOTH. 100. Cloth is distributed equally among the male heirs. SONLESS WIDOWS. 101. Widows of the deceased are inherited by the Musika only and only with their consent. 26 NOTE: If Musika and widow agree, one of the minor heirs may be chosen to take her as his wife.

42. Among these witnesses must be either close relatives of the testator or the head of his clan or ihiga. (Ihiga is a subdivision of a clan. A clan has several mahiga. 8 of 1933. Kabakaki v. Mutagaywa. Kabakaki’s bloodbrother nominated him as heir although he had a brother Mutagaywa. It was held that this will was void as the testator had not called the necessary number of witnesses. A bloodbrother with regard to inheritance is looked upon as an outsider. 43. The witnesses have to judge whether the testator is in full possession of his mental faculties or not.

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