JOHANNESBURG, March 15 A Ugandan court threw out
a tax fraud case against the chief executive and other senior
officials of South Africa's MTN Group due to lack of evidence,
MTN said on Friday.
CEO Sifiso Dabengwa and 12 officials were due to face
charges of tax evasion and conspiracy to make false customs
declarations, according to a summons issued by the Buganda Road
Court on Nov. 7.
MTN, which operates in several other African countries, is
the market leader in Uganda, east Africa's third-largest
(Reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng; Editing by Ed Stoddard)