A man votes in the Brazil election
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Brazil goes to the polls to vote for Lula successor

Voters are going to the polls in Brazil to elect a new president and opinion polls suggest they are likely to hand power to the country's first female leader, Dilma Rousseff.

But she needs 50% of the vote to avoid a run-off poll later this month.

Paulo Cabral reports from Sao Paulo.

  • 03 Oct 2010