By Lilian Ogbonna, For Agenda Watchdog, April 15, 2020
AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Two Brazilian state governors who have tested positive for COVID-19. The Governors, Wilson Witzel of Rio de Janeiro and Helder Barbalho of the northern state of Para, where the staunchest critics of President Jair Bolsonaro’s calls to relax COVID-19 containment measures. Both governors posted videos on twitter to announce that they had tested positive to the virus and advising Brazilians to take social distancing and other preventive measures serious due to the highly infectious nature of the disease. Brazil, the Latin America’s largest economy, has been hit hardest by the pandemic, as it has registered 1,532 deaths so far.