Brazil ruling party treasurer Vaccari charged with corruption

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 Joao Vaccari was questioned in Sao Paulo last month

Joao Vaccari was questioned in Sao Paulo last month

The public prosecutor in Brazil has formally charged the treasurer of the governing Worker’s Party, Joao Vaccari, with corruption.

Another 26 people were charged in relation to the massive corruption scandal at the state-owned oil company Petrobras.

The move comes a day after hundreds of thousands of people protested in cities across Brazil against corruption. Continue reading Brazil ruling party treasurer Vaccari charged with corruption