The East Java Attorney General's Office has detained Dahlan Iskan, accusing him of selling regionally-owned assets without the consent of the province's Regional Assembly. Prosecutors have yet to finalize the State's estimated losses.
The judges have sentenced Jessica Kumala Wongso to a 20-year prison term, a verdict based more on conviction rather than evidence.
Investigations on the bribery case implicating Nurhadi and the Lippo Group indicate there have been attempts to manipulate news with pecuniary compensation. It was revealed during a court hearing and confirmed by field reporters.
Government loans taken during President Joko Widodo’s term have reached Rp1,000 trillion in two and a half years. Two opposition parties have fanned the issue and created clamor via social media.
For nearly four months Rico Rustombi had not been active on Twitter.