Image-conscious Lourenço trumpets his anticorruption credentials

The Angolan President João Lourenço.
The Angolan President João Lourenço. © Clemens Bilan/EPA/Newscom/MaxPPP
To counter his reputation of being soft on graft, a year ahead of the next election the president and his PR team have mounted a major media campaign, including a flashy TV documentary, around several high-profile sackings. [...] (423 words)
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