Why Covid-19’s CPI gave up on hearing Bolsonaro’s lawyer – Prime Time Zone


At least for the time being, the top of the commission has no evidence or evidence of Karina Kufa’s involvement in any illicit act

reproductionKarina Kufa would be heard on Thursday, 16, but hearing was canceled

On Sunday, 12, in a virtual meeting of the majority of the CPI to Covid-19, the senators made some changes in the calendar of hearings of this final stretch of work of the commission. On Thursday, 16, the lawyer would be heard Karina Kufa, who defends the president Jair Bolsonaro, but the lawmakers decided to summon Danilo Trento, director of Need Medicines, the company that brokered the purchase of 20 million doses of the vaccine Covaxin near to Ministry of Health.

The top committee decided to cancel the lawyer’s testimony because, at least for now, it has no evidence or evidence of Karina Kufa’s involvement in any illegal act. President Jair Bolsonaro’s representative entered the commission’s crosshairs because her name appears in message exchanges with Marconny Albernaz de Faria, a lobbyist for Necessidade – the content was passed on to Covid-19’s CPI by the Federal Public Ministry of Pará. he held a barbecue at his home, which was attended by Faria and José Ricardo Santana, who left a position as director of an agency linked to the National Health Surveillance Agency (Anvisa) to work with Roberto Ferreira Dias, then director of Logistics at the Ministry of Health, in the folder.