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Woman appeals dismissal of lawsuit claiming West Feliciana DA mishandled her rape case

The Advocate 23 Feb 2021
A lawyer for a Baton Rouge woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by an Angola deputy warden several times in 2016 is asking an appellate court to revive her lawsuit against a local prosecutor for allegedly failing to adequately pursue rape charges ... Woman accuses DA, sheriff of colluding in rape case to protect Angola assistant warden.
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Angola moves to seize Isabel Dos Santos’ share in Portuguese oil company

Independent online (SA) 09 Feb 2021
London - Angola has asked a Dutch court to hand over a half-billion-dollar stake in the Portuguese oil company Galp linked to ex-first daughter Isabel Dos Santos, its lawyers told Reuters ... Sonangol's lawyers say the sale by Sonangol of part of its stake in Esperaza to Exem made no ...
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Angola moves to seize Dos Santos-linked asset in Dutch court

Business Day 08 Feb 2021
Angola has asked a Dutch court to hand over a half-billion-dollar stake in the Portuguese oil company Galp linked to former first daughter Isabel dos Santos, its lawyers told Reuters ... Sonangol’s lawyers say the sale by Sonangol of part of its stake in Esperaza to Exem made no business sense for Angola and was made to enrich the former first family.
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Exclusive: Angola moves to seize Dos Santos-linked asset in Dutch court

Metro USA 08 Feb 2021
LONDON (Reuters) – Angola has asked a Dutch court to hand over a half-billion-dollar stake in the Portuguese oil company Galp linked to ex-first daughter Isabel Dos Santos, its lawyers told Reuters ... Sonangol’s lawyers say the sale by Sonangol of part of its stake in ...
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Gambia: Sabally Asked to Apologise or Face Legal Battle

All Africa 05 Feb 2021
Mene, the lawyer to business tycoon, Abubakary Jawara, the chief ...
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Gone: The lost victims of Nigeria’s ‘most brutal’ police station

Al Jazeera 20 Jan 2021
Nweke, the veteran local crime reporter, hired a lawyer to submit petitions on behalf of Ugochukwu, the mother whose Angola-based son was charged with driving a stolen vehicle, and Obasi, the mother of three sons who died after being taken to Awkuzu SARS.
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Dubai Chamber webinar sheds light on business potential in Angola

Gulf Daily News 30 Nov 2020
For his part, Duarte da Cruz, Lawyer, Partner at MC&A said the new Double Taxation Treaty between UAE and Angola, set to come into effect in January 2021, will remove trade and investment barriers by reducing bureaucracy and allowing fewer taxes paid by any kind of economy.
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Sindika Dokolo, crusader for return of African art, dies at 48

The Philadelphia Tribune 12 Nov 2020
Investigations by the International Coalition of Investigative Journalists and 36 media partners, including The New York Times, showed how Western financial firms, consultants, lawyers and accountants had helped her profit from her father’s rule of Angola and move hundreds of millions of dollars in public money out of the country.
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Leaked documents allege 'Africa's richest woman' stole fortune

The National 31 Oct 2020
Its latest series called "Luanda Leaks" zeros in on Isabel dos Santos, the former Angola president's daughter ... Ms Dos Santos's lawyer dismissed the ICIJ findings as a "highly coordinated attack" orchestrated by Angola's current rulers ... The former president's daughter headed Angola's national oil company Sonangol.
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Congolese collector Sindika Dokolo reportedly dies in Dubai diving accident

The Art Newspaper 30 Oct 2020
Dos Santos, the daughter of José Eduardo dos Santos, Angola’s former president, and the richest woman in Africa with an estimated fortune of more than $2bn, has been accused of exploiting poverty-mired Angola, taking a cut of the county’s wealth and parking it abroad with the help of an elaborate web of lawyers, bankers and accountants.
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Director of film on voter oppression learns of Jewish role in activism

The Jerusalem Post 19 Sep 2020
All In” is far from the first blockbuster documentary for Garbus, 50, daughter of the famed civil rights lawyer Martin Garbus ... Angola, USA” and “What Happened, Miss Simone?” and the Emmy-nominated “Ghosts of Abu Ghraib.” She also featured some of her father’s work in “Shouting Fire ... Joy. Sadness ... .
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‘All In: The Fight for Democracy’ director Liz Garbus on learning the Jewish tradition of ...

Cleveland Jewish News 18 Sep 2020
“I don’t think in terms of changing the world,” she said ...All In” is far from the first blockbuster documentary for Garbus, 50, daughter of the famed civil rights lawyer Martin Garbus ... Angola, USA” and “What Happened, Miss Simone?” and the Emmy-nominated “Ghosts of Abu Ghraib.” She also featured some of her father’s work in “Shouting Fire ... history.”.
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FALSELY CHARGED: Killed or imprisoned, the endless tragedy of Black people

Asahi News 08 Sep 2020
Editor's note ... * * *. GOODBYE, JIM CROW ... It was a feeling of euphoria,” says Davis ... Supreme Court ... First, Davis, who entered prison at the age of 19, reached adulthood in Angola ... “Partly because I wanted to be a lawyer, I studied and worked as a substitute inmate counsel in trials that were set up to resolve problems between prisoners.” ... * * * ... .
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