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Nigerian court adjourns case between MTN and attorney general to Dec 3 -judge

LAGOS, Nov 8 (Reuters) - A Lagos judge on Thursday adjourned a hearing in a $2 billion dispute between South African telecoms firm MTN Group and Nigeria's attorney general until Dec 3.

MTN faces a $2 billion tax demand from the country's attorney general, a claim which the company has said is without merit. The central bank has also accused the firm of illegally sending $8.1 billion abroad, which MTN has denied. (Reporting by Alexis Akwagyiram; editing by Jason Neely)

First Published: 2018-11-08 10:16:30
Updated 2018-11-08 10:20:28


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