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BRASILIA – In a dramatic turn of events, Brazil President Michel Temer has left his official residence after he and his family felt “bad vibes” emanating from the luxurious building.


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‘I felt something strange there. I wasn’t able to sleep right from the first night. The energy wasn’t good… We even started to wonder: could there be ghosts?’ Temer was quoted as saying by Veja News.

Temer made a shocking disclosure last week and announced that he had moved to a smaller vice presidential residence with his wife and seven years old son after decamping from the Alvorada Palace.

According to a report in Globo newspaper, Temer’s wife Marcela brought in a priest to attempt to drive out any evil spirits, but to no avail.

The extravagant residence was designed by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer. It has a huge pool, football field, chapel, medical centre and vast lawn.

The house moving comes amid a political turmoil in Brazil where Temer’s colleagues are facing corruption probe.

The 76-years old president himself is battling a case in the electoral court where he is accused of having benefited from illegal donations.