Former Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos is in critical condition after being hospitalized in Spain. His daughter Tchizé dos Santos lodged a complaint with the Catalan regional police on Tuesday, July 5, for attempted murder against his father. Since a cardiac arrest on June 23, the man in charge of the country for 38 years has been in intensive care, connected to machines that keep him alive.
L ‘former Angolan dignitary has been ill for many years, but in recent months his health has deteriorated significantly. In June, a Portuguese newspaper even said “between life and death”.
Her daughter Tchizé dos Santos accuses her mother-in-law Ana Paula and her personal doctor of being responsible. She filed a complaint for “alleged attempted murder, non-assistance to a person in danger, injuries caused by gross negligence”, the two law firms that advised her stated.
The former president’s 79-year-old daughter claims that her father and his wife have been separated for some time and that she therefore has no decision-making power over his health. This is because their marriage is not legally recognized in Spain.
For the safety of his father, Tchizé dos Santos therefore demands that only his children be allowed to visit the former head of state and asks the Spanish authorities to ensure his protection.
Catalan police confirmed that they had received a complaint about the former head of state and launched an investigation without giving further details
José Eduardo dos Santos, the only surviving former Angolan president, ruled the country for 38 years until 2017. He is now accused of embezzling Angolan resources. benefits his family and loved ones: her daughter Isabel is considered the richest woman in Africa and has been interrogated byLuanda is delicious, a survey conducted by a consortium of journalists, including the editorial staff at RFI. The leak of secret documents made it possible to accuse her andher husband, who died last year,to have personally enriched himself with state property.