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Media moguls ‘no guarantee of success’ for Jokowi camp

  • Karina M. Tehusijarana

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, September 12 2018 | 12:21 am

PREMIUM As the presidential election campaign period nears, media tycoons have flocked to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s camp, raising concerns that slanted media coverage could give the incumbent an unfair advantage in his bid for reelection.

Media analysts and observers, however, have said while support from television and press outlets was a plus for Jokowi’s campaign, it was far from ...