President luiz inácio lula da silva ushered in a new era of leadership, despite scandals, charges of corruption, and bizarre sexual legislation, yet has generally improved conditions for tens of millions of the brazilian people.
If the odds of brazil's embattled ex-president luiz inácio lula da silva getting a third shot at the presidency was one in 10, yesterday's decision by the supreme court has now made it zero in 10.
Luiz inácio lula da silva for his personal commitment and visionary leadership.
Rio de janeiro — the former president of brazil, luiz inácio lula da silva, was found guilty of corruption and money laundering on wednesday and sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison, a. Former brazilian president luiz inacio lula da silva renounced his bid to lead the country and named fernando haddad as his successor.
Luiz inácio lula da silva born on 27 october 1945, known popularly as lula, is a brazilian politician he was a founding member of the workers' party(1) and ran for president three times unsuccessfully, first in the 1989 election, then again in 1994 and 1998.
Former brazilian president luiz inácio lula da silva has pulled out of next month's presidential election to allow his running mate to stand in his place lula had been the frontrunner despite. Dilma rousseff’s win in brazil’s presidential election has signaled the imminent exit of her mentor, luiz inacio lula da silva, who will step down as leader in january after steering his.