Is Isabel dos Santos' Sacking First of Many of President's Moves?
When President Joao Lourenco took office three months ago he swore to tackle corruption and nepotism, however firing the daughter of his predecessor as head of the country's state oil company Sonangol came as a surprise to many.
This is Africa, 21 November 2017
Isabel Dos Santos; daughter of former President José Eduardo dos Santos and Africa's most powerful woman according to 2017 Forbes' list of the World's 100 Most Powerful… Read more »
Former State-run Sonangol's CEO Isabel Dos Santos. (file photo).
African Arguments, 21 November 2017
Two months into office, Dos Santos' handpicked successor is systematically removing the former president's children from state power. Read more »
East African, 15 November 2017
The eldest daughter of Angola's former President José Eduardo dos Santos has been sacked as chair of the board of the state-owned oil firm Sonangol. Read more »
ANGOP, 15 November 2017
Luanda - President João Gonçalves Lourenço Wednesday in Luanda fired the CEO of the State-owned Oil Company (Sonangol), Isabel dos Santos. Read more »
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 ... Read more »