Jose Eduardo dos Santos

  • Angola to Investigate $50b Shortfall in Sonangol

    Angola to Investigate $50b Shortfall in Sonangol

    Wednesday, 8th June 2016
    Angola will investigate reports of a $50b shortfall in the accounts of Sonangol, the state-run oil company, local newspaper Valor Economico reported, citing unidentified people close to international consultants hired to restructure the company.
  • Angolan President’s Daughter in Charge of Sonangol

    Angolan President’s Daughter in Charge of Sonangol

    Sunday, 5th June 2016
    The Angolan President, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, has appointed his billionaire businesswoman daughter, Isabel dos Santos, as the Head of the state energy firm Sonangol, a move that was sharply condemned by the main opposition party.
  • Sonangol’s Ex-CEO Tipped as Possible President of Angola

    Sonangol’s Ex-CEO Tipped as Possible President of Angola

    Sunday, 13th March 2016
    Angola's Vice-President and former CEO of state-run oil company, Sonangol, Manuel Vicente, is being considered as one of possible presidential successors, following the announcement that the current head of the country, José Eduardo dos Santos, may resign by 2018.