Construtora Norberto Odebrecht clarifies that on the morning of Friday, August 14, the federal police executed search and seizure warrants at its headquarters in Rio de Janeiro, and in the offices of São Paulo, Salvador, Recife, Belo Horizonte and Brasília to gather data and information on Arena Pernambuco.

The company is confident that the project in question was strictly compliant with all applicable rules and laws. For the sake of transparency, CNO reaffirms that the company and its executives have always been at authorities’ disposal to provide clarification and present documents whenever necessary, and deems today's measures unwarranted.