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Isabel Dos Santos’ banker found dead at his Lisbon home

Eyewitness News logo Eyewitness News 2020-01-24 Jean-Jacques Cornish

Isabel dos Santos smiling for the camera: FILE: Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos visits the newly started EFACEC Portuguese corporation's electric mobility industrial unit on 5 February 2018 in Maia. © AFP FILE: Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos visits the newly started EFACEC Portuguese corporation's electric mobility industrial unit on 5 February 2018 in Maia. PRETORIA - Isabel Dos Santos’ banker has been found dead at his home in Lisbon.

Nuno Ribeiro Da Cunha was named as Dos Santos’s co-accused in embezzlement and money laundering charges brought by Angolan authorities on Thursday.

Police say everything points to suicide in the death of the 45-year-old.

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He was suffering from depression and had previously made one attempt at his life.

At the Euro Bic bank, he handled her account when she was chief executive of Angola’s state-owned oil company Sonangol in 2016 and 2017.

Euro Bic has cut ties with Dos Santos who was their major shareholder.

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