Former Brazil president Luiz Lula's lover tweets 'wait for me' after Brazil court ruling

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Eager to be reunited with her jailed lover, the girlfriend of Brazilian ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tweeted "I'm coming for you; wait for me," after a Supreme Court ruling that resulted in his release Friday.

Rosangela da Silva, a 52-year-old sociologist from Sao Paulo nicknamed "Janja," reportedly began dating Lula before he was incarcerated at the federal police headquarters in Curitiba in April 2018. He was serving a nearly nine-year sentence for corruption and money laundering before walking free on Friday afternoon.

Rosangela da Silva was by Lula's side as he exited the detention center.

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