Isabel dos Santos to Reuters on January 9, 2020: “We must absolutely fight corruption”

“We are to be able to build and create the kind of countries we desire, we must absolutely fight corruption. But we must fight corruption where it is. We mustn’t use corruption as an excuse when we want to neutralise potential political competitors.”

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