“This is not simply a story about Angola. It’s a global story,” Oxford University professor Ricardo Soares De Oliveira told us.

Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, claims her success is self-made. Luanda Leaks, an investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and 36 media partners, reveals the true origins of her fortune.

The 2020 investigation also exposes those who helped obscure her funds.