Global Voice Group says its telco tax audits generate lots of money for African governments. The Republic of Guinea says otherwise.
It is no surprise that GVG can afford better lawyers than the imbecilic governments and regulators that sign contracts with them.
Government Minister Samuel Rapapa says Global Voice Group (GVG) was awarded its contract illegally.
UPM argue Charles Castel, a former Governor of Haiti’s central bank, should not be allowed as an expert witness for Digicel.
Siphoning money from stealth taxes on voice is only an intermediary stage in the business plan for Global Voice Group (GVG).
Global Voice Group dominates traffic monitoring in Africa, but Zimbabwe’s curbs on mobile money will interfere with their roadmap.
Representatives of Uganda’s comms regulator flew 2,300 miles just to ‘benchmark’ the performance of Ghana’s national RA system.
Albert Kan-Dapaah, Ghana’s Minister for National Security, wants “enhanced cooperation” between state security and tax collectors.
It looked like the ruling NPP tried to break procedure to enact a new tax but some say it was a misunderstanding about using the toilet.
Ghana’s government imposed a surprise new tax, gave a tax cut, and seemingly found tax leaks within the space of just 3 weeks.