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EVAN MAWARIRE

Pastor Evan is a Zimbabwean religious leader, motivational speaker, author and leader of the This Flag Movement. In April 2016 he posted a video on Facebook with the title ThisFlag, which went viral spurring the start of the #ThisFlag hashtag online. In the video, he decried the state of the economy and how he felt Zimbabwe was not delivering its promises to its citizens. He would be later arrested early July 2016 after successfully calling for a national 'Stay Away' dubbed 'Shut Down Zimbabwe'. 

ISAbel dos santos

Isabel dos Santos is an Angolan businesswoman, Africa's richest woman and the eldest child of Angola's former President José Eduardo dos Santos, who controlled the country from 1979 to 2017.  In 2013, according to research by Forbes, her net worth had reached more than three billion US dollars, making her Africa’s first billionaire woman. Isabel dos Santos is the former chairwoman of Angola’s national oil company Sonangol.