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How human conflict impacts wildlifeResearchers tracked the populations of wildlife through the Angolan civil war, and as CBS News' Debora Patta reports, they've found that people are bad for animals, at peace or at war.
The orphans of Angola's secret massacre seek the truthIn May 1977 a ruling party killed thousands, but the purge has been shrouded in mystery for decades.
Angola: Witnesses describe horrific killings of teenagers by policeAngolan security forces tasked with implementing COVID-19 restrictions killed at least seven people between May and July 2020, according to a new investigation by Amnesty International and Angolan..
Sonae ditches partnership with Angola's dos Santos in Portugal's NOSLISBON — Portugal’s Sonae has moved to strengthen its position in local telecoms firm NOS by increasing its stake and ditching a partnership with Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of Angola’s..
Angola orders Brazil evangelical churches to closeProsecutors in Angola have ordered the closure of places of worship belonging to one of Brazil's...
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José Filomeno dos Santos: Son of Angola's ex-leader jailed for five yearsJosé Filomeno dos Santos was accused of stealing $500m from Angola's Sovereign Wealth Fund.
Angolan court sentences ex-leader's son to 5 years in prisonJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A court in Angola has sentenced the son of former President Jose Eduardo dos Santos to five years in prison for fraud and other crimes. The Angolan Supreme Court sentenced Jose..
Angola's dos Santos wants graft case dropped, cites documents she calls forgedAngolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos called on Tuesday for a corruption case against her to be dropped, accusing Angolan authorities of using forged documents including a bogus passport to get courts..
Alcohol smuggling jumps in Namibia amid coronavirus crackdownNamibian police reported on Tuesday a jump in people smuggling beers and whisky from neighbouring Angola and Zambia, using illegal border crossings to beat a ban on alcohol sales that is part of the..
Lisbon court seizes NOS shares held by Angola's dos SantosSonaecom, sub-holding of Portugal's Sonae, said on Saturday evening a Lisbon court seized shares in telecommunications firm NOS of a holding company it co-owned with former first-daughter and Angolan..
Coronavirus in Africa: 43 countries with 1,654 positive casesCountries (43) and with positive cases (1,654): Algeria (201), Angola (2), Benin (2), Burkina Faso (99), Cameroon (56), Cape Verde (1), Central African Republic (4), Chad (1),...
Angola, Eritrea, Uganda confirm first cases as coronavirus spreads in AfricaAngola, Eritrea and Uganda confirmed their first cases of coronavirus, while Mauritius recorded its first death as the virus spreads across Africa despite measures by governments to hold it back.
Africa Records More Than 1,000 COVID-19 Cases, Spanning at Least 40 Countries(OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso) — Africa’s cases of the coronavirus rose above 1,000 on Saturday while two heads of state appeared to defy their own travel restrictions to attend another president’s..
Angola to bar entry of citizens from virus-hit countriesAngola will prohibit the entry of citizens from China, South Korea, Italy, Iran, Nigeria, Egypt and Algeria, if they travel directly from those countries, as a precaution against the coronavirus,..
Pompeo touts US investment as alternative to Chinese loans on Africa tripU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounced corruption and touted American business on Monday during the second leg of an African tour in Angola, where the government is seeking to claw back billions..
Pompeo blasts corruption, promotes U.S. business in Africa tripU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounced corruption and touted American business on Monday during the second leg of an African tour in Angola, where the government is seeking to claw back billions..
Portugal prosecutor orders seizure of Isabel dos Santos accountsPortugal's public prosecutor said on Tuesday it had ordered the seizure of Portuguese bank accounts belonging to Isabel dos Santos, who is a suspect in a fraud investigation in Angola.
Black History Month essay: I searched a continent a world away, hoping to find 'home'The team that accompanied 1619 descendant Wanda Tucker to Angola to search for her roots returned with questions about their own African heritage.
Swiss jeweller files for bankruptcy amid Isabel dos Santos graft probeZurich/Geneva — The Genevan jeweller De Grisogono, known for extravagant diamond jewellery worn by the likes of Paris Hilton, has filed for bankruptcy, ensnared in a corruption probe involving Isabel..
Angola's dos Santos to sue reporters' consortium behind 'Luanda Leaks'Isabel dos Santos said the documents released last week by the ICIJ and its media partners were part of a 'concerted and intense campaign' against her. ......
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ECB's Enria blames legislative 'mess' for dos Santos fiascoThe euro zone's top bank supervisor blamed a "mess" of diverging laws across the bloc on Tuesday for the European Central Bank's failure to stop Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos, who is suspected..
Jailed Portuguese hacker is 'whistleblower' behind Luanda Leaks: lawyersA Portuguese hacker has taken responsibility for disclosing hundreds of thousands of files revealing how billionaire Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's former president, built her vast business..
Angola may ask Portugal to seize dos Santos' assets, says prosecutorAngola may ask Portuguese authorities to seize assets belonging to billionaire and former first daughter Isabel dos Santos, who is a suspect in a fraud investigation at home, Angola's attorney general..
Angola's Isabel dos Santos to relinquish stake in second Portuguese firmAngolan billionaire and former first daughter Isabel dos Santos, who is a suspect in a fraud investigation at home, will offload her controlling stake in Portuguese engineering firm Efacec, the company..
Angola's beleaguered Isabel dos Santos to offload stake in Portugal's EfacecPortugal's engineering firm Efacec Power Solutions said on Friday Angolan billionaire and former first daughter Isabel dos Santos, who owns a controlling stake, had decided to withdraw from the..
Portugal investigates firms co-owned by dos Santos; Angola may seek arrest warrantPortugal's market watchdog has launched inquiries into various firms where Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos holds stakes, after Angola's chief prosecutor said she could face an international..
Dos Santos calls new corruption allegations 'extremely false'Angolan billionaire and former first daughter Isabel dos Santos denied corruption accusations against her on Thursday after she was named a suspect in mismanagement and misallocation of funds by..
Portugal's market regulator launches inquiries following Luanda LeaksPortugal's market regulator has launched inquiries into auditors and companies including oil group Galp and telecoms firm NOS following the release of files on Angola's former first daughter Isabel dos..
Angola may seek arrest warrant for dos Santos, co-suspect found dead in LisbonAngola could issue an international arrest warrant for billionaire Isabel dos Santos if she fails to cooperate with a fraud investigation in which she has been named as a suspect, its chief prosecutor..
Manager of Sonangol account in Portuguese bank found dead in Lisbon: reportThe director of private banking at small Portuguese lender Eurobic and manager of Angola's oil firm Sonangol's account at the bank, Nuno Ribeiro da Cunha, was found dead at his house in Lisbon on..
Angola may seek international arrest warrant for Isabel dos Santos: reportsAngola could issue an international arrest warrant for billionaire Isabel dos Santos if she fails to cooperate with a fraud investigation in which she has been named as a suspect, its chief prosecutor..
Billionaire Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's ex-president, charged with fraudAngola's billionaire former first daughter Isabel dos Santos has been charged in the southern African country with money laundering and mismanagement during her stewardship of state-owned oil firm..
Angola's Dos Santos accused of fraudAfrica's richest woman, Angolan Isabel Dos Santos, formally accused of embezzlement by country's prosecutors
Angola pleads for help to claw back assets lost to corruptionAngola is seeking other countries' help to recover state funds lost because of corruption, Minister of State for Economic Coordination Manuel Jose Nunes Junior said on Tuesday.
Angola says has reached out to other countries in corruption crackdownAngola has reached out to a number of countries for help in recouping funds lost to corruption in the past, the country's minister of state for economic coordination, Manuel Jose Nunes Junior, said on..
Portugal probes Angola leaks as Eurobic bank distances itself from dos SantosPortuguese authorities said on Monday they had started looking into media leaks concerning Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos, while a small bank said it had decided to put an end to commercial..
How U.S. Firms Helped Africa’s Richest Woman Exploit Her Country’s WealthIsabel dos Santos, the daughter of Angola’s former president, built an empire in a country mired in corruption. Western consultants were her advisers.