Angola: Princess Isabel Dos Santos and the Looting of Angola

[Maka] Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos recently gave an interview to the BBC to talk about some of the challenges Angolans face. The Princess, as she as referred to in Angola, is one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in the world, according to BBC

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New shades of green

ON A manicured fairway in Morocco’s capital, Rabat, a muezzin’s call to prayer drowns out the crack of a well-aimed iron and the whirr of a little white ball. As a hobby and a business, golf may be past its peak in Europe, North America and Japan, but in the Middle East and north Africa, there is lots of room for growth.

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A heavy burden

EVERY Wednesday, as the sun goes down in Abu Dhabi, the richest of the seven statelets making up the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a crowd pours into the Yas Marina Circuit, where the annual Formula One race is held. Dressed in athletic gear and trainers, more than a thousand people come to walk, run and ride bicycles.

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