Prabowo’s Search for a Mate
Monday, 30 May 2022
Seeking support for the presidential election, Prabowo Subianto holds a safari to visit numerous Islamic boarding schools and meet political figures. President Jokowi gives him the green light to approach the Nahdlatul Ulama.
ENJOYING Jombang’s signature oxtail soup, Prabowo Subianto, General Chair of the Greater Indonesia Movement (Gerindra) Party, spent about an hour at the Bahrul Ulum Islamic Boarding School in Tambakberas, East Java on Wednesday, May 4. To the 50 kiai (clerics) who were there with him, Prabowo said it had been difficult for him to go to meet them since he became the Minister of Defense in President Joko Widodo’s cabinet.
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