Tainted Candidates Top List for Next Anti-Corruption Leaders
The selection committee for the new KPK leaders will filter 10 candidates to be presented to President Joko Widodo. Two police generals, Firli Bahuri and Antam Novambar, are said to have a good chance to pass. Notes from the anti-corruption commission regarding problematic candidates are said to be ignored.
THE meeting of the Corruption Eradication Commission’s (KPK) personnel advisory board on May 17 ended with a unanimous decision: Insp. Gen. Firli Bahuri, the commission’s deputy of enforcement, has violated employees’ ethics code.
According to the meeting’s minutes, a copy of which Tempo obtains, Firli met with Muhammad Zainul Majdi, better known as Tuan Guru Bajang, in a tennis match in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara, on Su...