English Version
ENGLISH
| , 24 September 2017 |
Indonesia Version
INDONESIA
Facebook
Twitter


Sunday, 24 September 2017 | 19:10
Suicide Bomber Strikes Convoy in Afghan Capital, Wounds 3 Afghanistan Interior Ministry says a suicide car bomber has
struck a convoy of international forces in the capital,
wounding three civilians.
Sunday, 24 September 2017 | 17:38
Communications Ministry Bans nikahsirri.com Communications and Information Ministry stated that
nikahsirri.com website has been blocked since it has caused
concerns.
Jakarta Election Paving Road for Prabowo as President
Thursday, 20 April, 2017 | 16:08 WIB
Jakarta Election Paving Road for Prabowo as President

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Deputy Chairman of Gerindra Party, Ferry Juliantono, commented about the currently circulating public opinions saying that Prabowo Subianto, the party`s chairman, will make use of the recent win of Gerindra backed candidate Anies – Sandi, as his vehicle towards 2019`s Presidential Election.

“Pak Prabowo still wants to join the 2019 presidency,” he said on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Ferry also stated that the majority of the party members still want Prabowo to run for the presidency in the upcoming presidential election. “But Jakarta’s Gubernatorial election is in a different context,” he said.

According to Ferry, the party’s decision to endorse Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno was based on the aspiration of Jakartans who desire a new governor. “And thank God they won. This means that it’s true that 60 percent of the Jakartan people want a new governor,” he said.

Yesterday on April 19, 2017, the pair that is backed by Gerindra in Jakarta Gubernatorial Election, Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno, won based on a number of quick count results. Based on Polmark Indonesia, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok and Djarot Saiful Hidayat obtained 42.3 percent votes while Anies and Sandi received 57.57 percent of the votes.

ANGELINA ANJAR SAWITRI



via Facebookvia TEMPO ID

Comments


Disclaimer: The views expressed in the comments sections are personal responses that do not represent the editorial policy of tempo.co. Our editorial staff reserves the right to moderate or take down comments that contain harassment, intimidation and discrimination against ethnicity, religion, race, and inter-group relations.