12 Regions May Not Vote Until 2017

The government and the Basic Elections Fee (KPU) have agreed that in areas the place just one ticket is contesting the Dec. 9 elections, the ballot may very well be delayed till Feb. 2017. Home Minister Tjahjo Kumolo stated there was still time for political events to nominate their candidates before the end of the 10-day prolonged registration interval within the 12 electoral districts with only one ticket running so far. “I’m optimistic that in this second spherical of registrations, all 12 [districts] will meet their quota,” Tjahjo advised reporters…

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Joko Widodo Official Candidates for President, Competition Increasingly Weighted

The Joko Widodo exploration to Marunda area, North Jakarta, on Friday March 14, 2014, feels different than usually. The Governor of Jakarta was felt weird. After feeling odd, Jokowi declares himself to be presidential candidate of PDI Perjuangan. Jokowi commenced the prayer of Friday at Al Salam Mosque, Marunda. After the prayer, he toured the neighborhood behind the mosque. He also walked along the shore of Marunda. At this exploration, nearly all journalists from electronic mass media followed suit. It was indeed different than usual, the only specific media. With…

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ICW: People Is Starting Saturated At The Election

The Board of Trustees of the Social Institutions of society Indonesia Corruption Watch Moh Teten assess today’s people has been saturated with respect to the implementation of the general election. “Saturation appears from the lack of voter participation in the series of regional head election in various places recently,” said Teten while visiting Jakarta on Sunday. According to him, the number of non-voters in West Java Governor Election 2008 reached 35 percent of the total electorate. “In some areas the new electoral districts were doing the same, even the higher…

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