The Fall of Africa's Richest Woman
In the past month, with a stroke of a pen, General João Lourenço - the man her father personally chose to replace him - has annulled four contracts worth over US $22 billion. The former "princess" is crying foul, and is threatening to sue the Angolan state however, the state is calling out her bluff, writes Rafael Marques de Morais for Maka Angola.
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 ... Read more »
Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's former president, has denied claims that she presided over corruption during her tenure as head of state oil firm Sonangol made by the ... Read more »
Former president José Eduardo dos Santos is unlikely to be brought to book for any alleged wrongdoing as he, before agreeing to stepdown, made sure he obtained guarantees of ... Read more »
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