Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro Present Remotely on Swearing-in Ceremony of Education Minister
July 17 , 2020
On Thursday, the President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro participated remotely on an official ceremony where the new Education Minister was sworn in. Bolsonaro who was tested Covid-19 positive remained in the official residence the Alvorada Palace, while the newly appointed Education Minister Milton Ribeiro and other government officials were at the presidential Planalto Palace. Ribeiro is the fourth Education Minister in office since 2019 when Bolsonaro took power. The previous minister left the position in just five days amid multiple allegations about his academic credentials.