RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The governor of Rio de Janeiro, Wilson Witzel, told the interview channel Na Lata, hosted by Antonia Fontenelle, that he would like to become President of the Republic, "preferably succeeding President Bolsonaro".
At first, the governor, clearly uneasy, refrained from answering what his wish would be, but ultimately confirmed that he would like to run for the top position in the executive branch of government.
"Witzel is a candidate for 2022," Fontenelle said after Witzel's reply. The governor, however, refrained from confirming that he would be a candidate in the next pesidential election, saying only . . .