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Montevideo, September 20th 2018 - 22:54 UTC

Lula will tell his followers next week to vote for Fernando Haddad

Friday, September 7th 2018 - 09:03 UTC

Brazil’s jailed former president Lula da Silva is preparing to give up his bid to run in next month’s presidential election, party sources said, after he lost two appeals at the Supreme Court on Thursday. That will remove the most popular candidate from October’s race and pave the way for Lula’s hand-chosen successor, Fernando Haddad, to become the Workers Party (PT) candidate. Read full article

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