News of the death of Congolese businessman Sindika Dokolo, husband of Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos, began circulating on Thursday night in various Congolese media. It was later confirmed to the Lusa news agency by a source linked to the family, with no official communication or clarification from the dos Santos family as yet. According to the Lusa agency Dokolo died in Dubai but they could not confirm the cause of his death. The Congolese press says that the death occurred while diving but other Angolan sources spoke of an embolism. On her social networks, Isabel dos Santos published a photograph with her husband and one of her children, without any caption.