Son of Angola’s ex-leader jailed for five years,José Filomeno dos Santos:

The son of Angola’s former president has been jailed for five years for fraud from when he was head of the oil-rich country’s Sovereign Wealth Fund.
José Filomeno dos Santos, 42, was accused of trying to embezzle up to $1.5bn (£1.1bn) while overseeing the $5bn fund from 2013 to 2018.
He was charged with stealing $500m from the fund and transferring it to a bank account in Switzerland.
Dos Santos’ father, José Eduardo dos Santos, led the country for 38 years.
José Eduardo dos Santos was president from 1979 until he resigned in 2017, to be replaced by the man he had handpicked for the job, his former defence minister Joao Lourenço

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