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Lourenco has waged a campaign against corruption, notably targeting Dos Santos family members and challenging critics who said he would be puppet of the old regime. His economic plan has been no less drastic, defined by austerity measures, privatisations and efforts to diversify the economy. "Angola ...
25 interview with French language magazine Jeune Afrique, Angolan Foreign Minister Manuel Domingos Augusto confirmed that the leader of the ruling Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) party, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, will step down from his post in 2018. A party head's departure is ...

He describes it as a "love-hate relationship." But the issue goes deeper: "At the tail end of the dos Santos leadership, the relationship was closer. There was a lot of Angolan investment in Portugal, including by members of the dos Santos family. The new president, Joao Lourenco, is not tied to Portugal in ...
The next big name linked to former president Jose Eduardo dos Santos was that of his son, Jose Filomeno, who was removed from his post at the top of the African nation's $5-billion ... Angolan media outlets have accused her of ordering suspect transfers and payments worth tens of millions of dollars.
Lourenco was anointed as the successor of long serving Angolan president Jose Eduardo Dos Santos who announced that he would not seek re-election in 2016. Lourenco then won the August 2017 presidential election, running on The People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) party ticket ...
Jose Eduardo dos Santos had remained in power for over 38 years until 2016, when the then 74-year-old strongman answered nationwide calls for him to ... daughters in charge of key national bodies — such as the Angolan sovereign fund, the state-owned TV network and the country's largest oil company, ...

“In reality,” she said, “Isabel [dos Santos] still dominates the diamond sector of Angola. So it goes much deeper than just having key positions that we know of. We're talking about holding companies, shell companies, we're talking about the use of state resources to invest in private enterprises." 'The tip of ...
The Angolan sovereign wealth fund, Fundo Soberano de Angola ... The younger Dos Santos appointed Bastos, a friend, to manage the fund, ...
By contrast, the outlook for ordinary Angolan women is bleak: the ... Isabel dos Santos, Africa's richest woman, who runs Angola's state oil ...
Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of former Angolan President Jose ... percent shares in Unitel, Angola's largest mobile phone network company.
Africa's richest woman and daughter of Angola's ex-president Jose Eduardo dos Santos is the only African to have made Forbes magazine's ...
Dos Santos told a Reuters newsmaker event that Sonangol has already slashed $3 billion in debt, and that she has the backing of the new ...
Angolan media portal, Journal de Angola, reported that Lourenco issued the ... Dos Santos, one of Africa's longest serving leaders voluntarily ...
Isabel dos Santos only African on Forbes 2017 '100 most powerful women' ... daughter of the immediate past Angolan leader, Isabel dos Santos is the 74th ... June 2016: She was appointed her the head of Sonangol, Angola's ...
The National Union for the Total Independence of Angola leader Isaias ... a press conference by Angolan opposition leaders demanding a new tally ... Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, which has ruled since Angola's independence ...
The Angolan story had a strange twist when dos Santos anointed ... Angola is Africa's second largest exporter of crude oil after Nigeria.
Her brother, Jose Filomeno dos Santos, heads Angola's $5 billion ... said Rafael Marques, a prominent Angolan journalist and anti-corruption ...

Although constitutionally capable of running for a second term under Angola's 2010 constitution, President Jose Eduardo dos Santos did not ...
With two weeks to the end of his 38 years in charge of Angola, Jose Eduardo dos Santos has made massive promotions in the country's police ...
Angola's outgoing president Jose Eduardo dos Santos has reportedly ... The latest revelation buttresses earlier claims made by an Angolan ...
For over a year Angolan goods have flooded into Congo—so much so ... Mr Dos Santos, who retains vast influence in Angola, fears chaos in ...
Outgoing Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos greets crowds at the ruling MPLA party's final election rally in Luanda, Angola. Picture: ...
In 1998, the liberation war veteran and Angolan Armed Forces general was elected MPLA ... Is Angola's Dos Santos really giving up power?
Polls opened at 7am local time in Angola's general elections and ... are vying to take over the seat of outgoing President Eduardo dos Santos.
Polling stations opened Wednesday across Angola in an election that marks the end of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos's 38-year reign, ...
Angolan President and The People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola President Jose Eduardo dos Santos and MPLA candidate to the ...
"During our discussions, we bid farewell to President Eduardo Dos Santos of Angola who is retiring. President Dos Santos has been one of the ...
Dos Santos, who remains president of the party, will retain ... acts in its own interest, and not in that of the state or the Angolan people. Unita is ...
Nigeria, Angola and Zimbabwe are being left in leadership limbo as their ailing rulers ... 'Why do Buhari, Dos Santos and Mugabe go to hospital abroad?' ... The Angolan government revealed in May that Jose Eduardo dos ...
ABOVE PHOTO: From left, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Angola President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, and Rwanda President Paul ...
The ruling party headed by dos Santos has taken several steps to ensure its ... Angolan civil society remains pessimistic about the fairness and ...
Mr. Bornito de Sousa, the Vice Presidential candidate of Angola's ruling ... Lourenco to take over the leadership from President Dos Santos.
Luanda - Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who steps down ... and aims to reduce power outages in Angola, a major oil producer.
Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos is to step down after 38 years at ... But a request from the EU that Angola sign a memorandum of ...
FILE: Angolan President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos. ... scrapped plans to observe elections in Angola next month, after Luanda failed to agree ...
The elections in Angola will see President [Jose Eduardo] dos Santos stepping down after 37 years as president,” deputy director-general ...
The elections in Angola will see President [Jose Eduardo] dos Santos stepping down after 37 years as president,” deputy director-general ...
Campaigns for the August presidential election in Angola have begun. ... At the MPLA congress in December 2016, dos Santos announced his ...
Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos has returned from Barcelona after a “private visit” that came a month after the 74-year-old leader ...
... The son-in-law of Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos said ... Relations between Congo and Angola, longtime allies, have soured ...
Relations between President Eduardo Dos Santos of Angola and President Kabila have cooled as the Congolese leader has signalled his ...
Angola: Refugees - a Sore Point for Dos Santos and Kabila ... control of the defence and security forces, and 'disappeared' in the Angolan town ...
Mr Eduardo dos Santos with Angola's new president Joao Louren hold ... Former Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, 74, and in ...
In a case that has angered the Angolan government, Angola's vice president, ... But in the moment, basking in the applause, dos Santos and a ...
President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, 74, has been president of Angola ... dos Santos, came under scrutiny in May in the Angolan press after he ...
Odebrecht admitted paying bribes to local authorities * Payments made to secure large infrastructure contracts * Corruption also recorded in Mozambique By David Lewis and Brad BrooksNAIROBI/SAO PAULO, March 20 (Reuters) - Angola's authorities have ...
Image result for Hundreds march against law criminalising abortion in Angola At least 200 people marched under heavy police surveillance in the Angolan capital Luanda, against a draft law criminalising all abortions. The proposed new penal code, has ...
When Angola's President decreed in 2012 that the north-western enclave of Cabinda should have a deep-water port, it was heralded as a private sector deal that wouldn't cost the Angolan state a single cent. The estimated US $540 million ... In fact, the ...
In 2009, Moshiri was attending a summit for African first ladies in Los Angeles. There, the wife of Angola's president, Ana Paula dos Santos, presented a serious health problem in her nation, sickle cell disease. The two went to lunch; Moshiri asked ...
The president's daughter, Isabel dos Santos, has come out against the proposed punishments, news website Rede Angola reported on Wednesday. Dos Santos, said to be Africa's richest woman, shared images on her Instagram account that included the ...


 

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