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PDI-P may be warming to Jokowi for 2014

  • Bagus BT Saragih

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, March 19 2013 | 09:42 am

PREMIUM Leaders of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) are not ruling out nominating popular Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo instead of PDI-P chairperson Megawati Soekarnoputri for president in 2014.

Jokowi, elected governor in September, has publicly opposed plans to nominate him for president, saying that he would focus on tackling the host of ills plaguing the capital.<...