Huge Fraud Inquiry: Former president Lula detained

Huge Fraud Inquiry: Former president Lula detained


Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva continues to be detained as a member of an enormous fraud investigation to the state oil company Petrobras.

Federal authorities representatives raided the prior president’s house and he was brought in for questioning.
Lula, who left office has denied claims of corruption.

Tons of politicians and executives happen to be detained or are under investigation on suspicion of using a part of the funds to fund bribes and electoral campaigns and overcharging contracts.

Authorities said they had signs that 70, Lula, received gains that were illegal from your kickback system.

Officials said 11 detention warrants and some 33 search warrants were being carried out by 200 national authorities representatives in the states of Bahia, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

The headquarters of his institute in Sao Paulo was likewise targeted, as were Marisa his wife, and sons, reports said.