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Vodacom rejects attempt to attach DRC assets

Vodacom has rejected an attempt to attach its assets in the Democratic Republic of the Congo amid a legal dispute. The case relates to Vodacom DRC being sued over a facilitation fee agreement. “I have received the court order

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Auction of Vodacom DRC shares on hold

Vodacom’s long-running legal dispute with a fixer who recently won a case against it in a Democratic Republic of Congo court is still simmering. And accusations are being made of improper influence over the Congo’s judiciary. The Kinshasa Commercial Court ruled in January that Vodacom

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Envoys dragged into Vodacom fixer row

Vodacom stands accused of using political and diplomatic pressure in its battle with a fixer who recently won a case against it in a Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) court, which ordered the company to pay him US$21m. A lawyer representing Moto Mabanga, the SA-based fixer, has

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Congo fixer wins success-fee claim against Vodacom

Vodacom has been been ordered to pay a politically connected fixer US$21m (R159m) this week by a court in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), but the episode could end up costing the mobile operator almost twice that amount. On the phone from Kinshasa this week, Moto Mabanga, the SA-based fixer who was