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Angola

José Eduardo dos Santos

Date of Birth: 28/08/1942
Place of Birth: Luanda


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Military balance

Convened to discuss the regional 'security and humanitarian situation', the summit brought together some of Africa's longest serving leaders, including Angola's José Eduardo dos Santos, Rwanda's Paul Kagame and Uganda's Yoweri Museveni – all firm fans of extended presidential terms, the issue that sparked the latest Burundi violence...


New crisis, new banker

Massano offered his resignation to President José Eduardo dos Santos because he understood concerns were being raised about his performance, a senior financial source in Luanda told Africa Confidential...


Good banks from bad

A BNA statement in October said that Geni Holding Company, which is linked to Isabel dos Santos, the billionaire daughter of President José Eduardo dos Santos, has a shareholding in the new bank alongside the state oil company, Sonangol (AC Vol 49 No 14, Daughters and Generals)...


Changing faces

'I wonder if Miala was brought back because President José Eduardo dos Santos needs him for a future job or because he really needs his expertise now,' said a well-placed family friend...


Allies lose faith

In his resignation letter, he thanked Sassou, as expected, but also Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, an unusual gesture in CAR...


Toxic loan fears grow

Sobrinho, viewed as close to President José Eduardo dos Santos, and Carlos Silva, seen as close to Vice-President Manuel Vicente, were at first rivals for the BESA CEO job...


Regional leaders take charge

Significantly, the CEEAC summit followed the 6 June meeting in Luanda hosted by Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos with the aim of reconciling Déby and Congo-Brazzaville President Denis Sassou-Nguesso...


Alarm as oil production falls

Zenu is José Filomeno de Sousa dos Santos, a son of President José Eduardo dos Santos (AC Vol 53 No 19, Luanda buys Mayfair trophy)...


Dos Santos turns the page

The lavish reception for President José Eduardo dos Santos at the Elysée Palace on 29 April promoted France's growing investments in Africa's third biggest economy and drew a thick line under the long-running Angolagate arms deal saga that had undermined Paris-Luanda relations for over a decade...


Kagame mourns – and warns

The absence of Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos was blamed on his reluctance to travel...


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