Devious Plan to Delay 2024 Elections
Monday, 7 March 2022
Ministers and senior officials from the government coalition are calling for the 2024 elections to be delayed. Like those of Sukarno and Suharto, Jokowi’s presidency could end in tragedy.
IT is not difficult to guess where the proposal to delay the elections came from. Although he has said he is opposed to the idea, President Joko Widodo remained silent when three pro-government party chairpersons and a non-party minister proposed that he remain president after 2024. Whatever form this takes—a delay of a few years to the elections or an extension of the presidential term to 2029—Jokowi is the person who...
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