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Africa's Richest Woman Just Got Fired From Her Job

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Isabel Dos Santos, the woman listed by Forbes as Africa's first female billionaire, has been unceremoniously fired from her post as head of Angola's national oil company Sonangol, according to newswire reports .
Dos Santos, 44, is the daughter of Angola's former president Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who had ruled the country since independence in 1979 until stepping down earlier this year. Forbes estimates her total wealth at $3.5 billion, although she has generally put it much lower.
News of her firing comes on the same day that Zimbabwe's 93 year-old Robert Mugabe, the last of the...
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Angola's President Fires Dos Santos' Daughter as Sonangol Boss

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Angolan President Joao Lourenco dismissed Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of former President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, as chair of state-owned oil company Sonangol.
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