Busy Signal has been cleared of defrauding a Zimbabwean promoter. The dancehall entertainer was cleared by the high court yesterday (28/10/15) after allegedly failing to fulfill a contractual agreement to perform in Zimbabwe in August last year.
He was accused of defrauding the promoter, Long Cash Entertainment Limited of approximately thirty thousand dollars.
According to African news outlet, All Africa, Justice Loyce Moyo dismissed the application that was made by one of the directors of the entertainment group, Mr. Patrick Hundu.
Busy Signal’s lawyer, Ms. Venge, says the judge noted that, in the contract of engagement, both parties agreed that any dispute would be held before arbitration in Kingston.
It was also noted that Long Cash Entertainment, breached the contract when they failed to pay a non-refundable deposit of twenty seven thousand five hundred dollars.
Last Friday after Busy Signal’s arrival in Zimbabwe, Mr Hundu reported the entertainer to the police.