Africa’s Richest Woman Draws Scrutiny Over Source of Wealth – Wall Street Journal

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Africa’s wealthiest woman, the eldest child of Angola’s longtime ruler, is frank about the trouble facing her country’sΒ oil-dependent economy.

β€œThe economic situation today is difficult,” said Isabel dos Santos, whose Angolan investments include the nation’s top mobile operator and a supermarket chain battling sinking consumer demand. β€œWith the lower oil prices, we are definitely feeling the pinch.”

The 42-year-old business…

Africa’s Richest Woman Draws Scrutiny Over Source of Wealth – Wall Street Journal