Africa’s richest woman accused of corruption and siphoning off state assets

Africa’s richest woman accused of corruption and siphoning off state assets

Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, has been accused of corruption and exploiting her own country’s natural resources, after documents detailing her business interests were leaked to the media. Dos Santos, who is the daughter of Angola’s ex-president José Eduardo dos Santos reportedly got access to deals involving land, oil, diamonds and telecoms during her father’s tenure as president.

Sandra
Sandra
David Silverstone
David Silverstone 3 months

Patriarchy Strikes Again!

Paul C
Paul C 3 months

For a laugh, I read the BBC article but substituted the name Clinton in for dos Santos, just to see if it sounded at all like 'reality.' It was at least mildly amusing...

FirstCensorshipThenJail
FirstCensorshipThenJail 3 months

Another Pedocrat donor doing what Pedocrats do; Getting rich lootng government.

Dave
Dave 3 months

Seems exploiting ones country is the standard for leadership in Africa. Most countries around the world too if we are honest, the western ones just seem to be able to bleed the golden goose without killing it.

Judge Dredd
Judge Dredd 3 months

uh duh.... usually the rich are always up to some sort of corruption.

Michael Hedderson
Michael Hedderson 3 months

Good on Dos Santos' chosen successor for flipping the script and going after her stolen wealth. That family ripped the country off to high hell, time to get it back. Although I don't have much faith that even if it's all recovered it'll go where it can do good.

derpy
derpy 3 months

Also speaks to Pete Buttigieg, he worked for McKinsey for sometime and this is their bread and butter. Is this the type of candidate people want for their President?

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What a strong black woman! She is just doing what white people have been accused of doing since forever.... oh wait that's right, every race has shit bags and blaming white people for everything is in itself racist. If anything, white people showing remorse makes them better than other races that still don't own up to their own shit.

Up
Up 3 months

fuckin white people exploiting Africans... oh wait.

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The truth is Africa sets itself up to be exploited and it would be foolish to let the advantage go to others (like China)

Fin
Fin 3 months

Sad when u steal from ur own ppl...poor ppl... Sadder still others beyond ur country helped u hide it.. Blood diamonds n parties... I hope Angola gets justice

Fin
Fin 3 months

Mckinney n company.. Bodajich worked for them.... Wonder if mitgisky act can be applied n freeze her money up

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