Rio De Janeiro Governor Impeachment Confirmed Over Alleged COVID-19-Related Graft

A Brazilian court affirmed on Friday the arraignment of Rio de Janeiro‘s state lead representative Wilson Witzel over supposed unite in the acquisition of clinical supplies and administrations to battle the COVID-19 episode.

Witzel, who denies any bad behavior, had been briefly taken out from power in August 2020.

Examinations by Brazilian investigators say that Witzel purchased 700 million reais ($128.76 million) in ventilators which have never been conveyed to treat COVID-19 patients.…