An echelon III customs official is believed to have owned bank accounts with irregular transactions involving tens of billions of rupiah. Police began investigating after the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) had already launched its investigation.
Some surveys have narrowed the field down to Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto as presidential candidates likely to run in the 2019 general election. Jokowi has officially been named presidential candidate, with the support of seven parties eligible to run in the general elections. And it is only a matter of time before Prabowo announces his candidacy.