SÃO PAULO, Brazil — A federal judge on Thursday ordered former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of Brazil to surrender to the authorities. Kanambambili ongakhetha abathengi nge ukuhoxiswa lula. A Brazilian judge has ordered that the former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva turn himself in to police by late afternoon on Friday to begin. BBC News takes a closer look at former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. Brazil' s former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has handed himself in to police after spending two nights at the metalworkers' union.