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Is Angola's anti-corruption campaign a real effort - or just for show?; It's an election year, and the president wants to look good to investors and voters alike.

Jan 16, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

Angola is entering the new year with a bang. Facing a struggling economy and fast-approaching elections, President João Lourenço is working to combat rampant corruption in the country.

Angola's judiciary is prosecuting two of former president José Eduardo dos Santos's adult children, people once considered untouchable. His son, José Filomeno dos Santos, is accused of embezzling $500 million from the country's sovereign wealth funds and is standing trial. Meanwhile, the Angolan governme...