A Plunder Plot
The move by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to unravel the case of alleged bribery involving former chairman of the United Development Party (PPP) Romahurmuziy deserves support.
President Joko Widodo and Religious Affairs Minister Lukman Hakim Saifuddin should guarantee that the investigation of the bribery case will be free of interference from all parties.
While guaranteeing this support, Lukman should be suspended from his position. This is necessary to ensure that the anti-graft agency investigation that has uncovered the dishonest practice of the buying and selling of positions within the ministry proceeds smoothly...