3 Jan 2019
The administration of Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday it is starting a purge of government contractors to get rid of those who don't share its far-right ideology. The government "will clean the house," chief of staff Onyx Lorenzoni told a news conference after the first cabinet meeting with Bolsonaro, who took office this…
16 Jun 2018
Brazil’s President Michel Temer has expressed his best wishes for Nigeria’s Super Eagles at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. Temer made this statement of support when Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, paid him a courtesy visit in Brasilia. A statement by the Media Aide to Onyeama, Ms Sarah Sanda, on Saturday in…
28 May 2018
Brazil's President Michel Temer, under pressure from a week-long national truckers' strike, said Sunday he was cutting the cost of diesel by 46 Brazilian cents a liter.
22 May 2018
Brazilian President, Michel Temer, will give up plans to run for re-election and will instead support former Finance Minister, Henrique Meirelles, as presidential candidate for the Brazilian Democratic Movement (MDB) party, a source said on Tuesday.
13 Dec 2017
Brazilian President Michel Temer will undergo urological tests Wednesday, his office said, following a series of concerns over his health.
25 Nov 2017
Brazilian President Michel Temer was recuperating in hospital Saturday after successfully undergoing angioplasty in three coronary arteries, doctors said.
30 Oct 2017
Brazil's under-fire President Michel Temer was discharged from hospital in Sao Paolo on Monday after undergoing prostate surgery, his office said.
26 Oct 2017
Brazil's Congress rejected corruption charges against President Michel Temer on Wednesday, meaning he will not have to face trial and is free to pursue austerity reforms in Latin America's biggest economy. The vote in the lower house threw out the charges just an hour after Temer, 77, was discharged from the Brasilia hospital where he…
9 Oct 2017
Brazil's President Michel Temer on Sunday honored a nursery school teacher who died while rescuing children from a blaze set deliberately by a security guard, killing nine people.
15 Sep 2017
Brazil's chief prosecutor on Thursday charged President Michel Temer with obstruction of justice and leading a criminal group in the biggest climax yet to the country's ever-growing corruption scandal.
12 Sep 2017
Brazil's President Michel Temer lashed out Tuesday against what he described as an out of control judiciary's use of unsubstantiated corruption allegations to destroy reputations.
2 Sep 2017
The international scientific community is "deeply concerned" about Brazil's environmental policy under President Michel Temer, the head of the Society for Ecological Restoration said Friday.