Africa sees first woman billionaire
Isabel Dos Santos, daughter of the current African president has something to smile about. According to Forbes, the 40 year old is now worth more than $1billion — making her the country’s first ever woman billionaire. Dos Santos holds stakes in Portu. T.V, and several Angolan companies which attribute to her financial wealth.
Santos reportedly benefits mostly from surging oil needs in the country, and her connections to the ruling family.
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