"The (former) President of the Republic... had no direct participation in diamond sales," ex-president dos Santos stated in a letter to Angola's parliament and constitutional court.
The court order dated December 23 said the asset freezes applied to Isabel dos Santos, her husband, Sindika Dokolo, and Mário Filipe Moreira Leite da Silva.
The money, including 3 billion dollars stolen from the sovereign wealth fund, had been siphoned off by corrupt government officials
Angola recorded an outbreak of polio this week after almost a decade without cases of the paralysing viral disease, the government said. The highly infectious condition...
Isaias Samakuva, 73, took the helm of UNITA in 2003, a year after its founder Jonas Savimbi was killed in battle
Nicknamed "Tchize", Welwitschia was elected to parliament in 2008 and joined the central committee of the ruling MPLA in 2016
Just like the Amazon, the forests of the Congo Basin absorb tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) in trees and peat marshes
Funding will be applied in three executive structuring initiatives; Social Protection System, Budget Support operation and Bita Project
In December, major oil producers reached a deal to cut oil production and boost the market
The bloody post-colonial conflict lasted from 1975 to 2002, pitting the ruling MPLA against Unita rebels