Africa’s richest woman—and president’s daughter—will head Angola’s state oil company — Quartz

Angola’s president is keeping control of state resources in the family. Faced with a struggling economy as global oil prices slump, president Jose Eduardo dos Santos appointed his daughter Isabel as head of the state-owned oil company Sonangol. In Angola, controlling the oil fields is indelibly linked to controlling the country. His daughter’s appointment signals…

via Africa’s richest woman—and president’s daughter—will head Angola’s state oil company — Quartz

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