Former Subordinates in the Rival’s Camp
The Prabowo-Sandi team has recruited former ministers and officials. Prabowo advocated for Gatot Nurmantyo to lead his campaign team.
THE 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election became an opportunity for a number of ministers and officials dismissed by President Joko Widodo to unite. Those released from duty by Jokowi in 2016 supported Anies Baswedan-Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno as the pair ran against Basuki Tjahaja Purnama-Djarot Saiful Hidayat, who received the support of a number of parties in the pro-government coalition.
These former officials include former minister of energy an...