Brazil’s president: an unlikely Covid hero?


Regardless of widespread criticism of how he has dealt with the Covid-19 pandemic, Brazil’s right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro is seeing his approval scores rise within the north-east of Brazil, a area the place he was hated.

BBC South America correspondent Katy Watson experiences.

Producer: Jéssica Cruz

Digital camera: Renato Varoli

Editor: Greg Brosnan