End of the road for Africa's richest woman?


Dark clouds are looming over Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos (right), daughter of former President of Angola, Jose Eduardo dos Santos.

She has been officially named as a suspect, by Angola's Attorney General, in a criminal investigation into graft and nepotism. This follows the publication of Luanda Leaks, an eight-month investigation by media houses led by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.

They allege that her $2.2bn was amassed through nepotism and corruption while her father was President.

According to the investigation, Dos Santos benefited from "extraordinary opportunities afforded to her by the government of her...

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