What Happens to Angola First Family's Wealth When Dad Steps Down?
As Angola's president prepares to step down after nearly four decades in power, all eyes in this Southern African nation are not only looking at Jose Eduardo dos Santos - but at his billionaire daughter. She has been accused of trying to further her family's wealth at the expense of Angolans under her father's presidency. Now that Angola picks its first new leader in 38 years, could this be a turning point - and what does this mean for Isabel dos Santos and her family?
African Arguments, 14 August 2017
After nearly four decades in office, President José Eduardo Dos Santos is due to hand over power after Angola's 23 August elections. Read more »
Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos and First Lady Ana Paula dos Santos (file photo).
For more than two-thirds of the population President Jose Eduardo dos Santos is the only leader they have ever known, and the vast majority of eligible voters have never seen a ... Read more »