Two Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigators are involved in a bitter conflict. KPK Director of Investigations, Aris Budiman, has reported Novel Baswedan to the police for defamation.
The government’s clumsiness in issuing mining business permits (IUP) has led to a lawsuit worth several trillion rupiah.
The government has disbursed Rp67 trillion worth of Village Funds this year. However, spending of the fund has been an issue and village officers have been arrested for embezzling the money.
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) achieved a milestone as it has named a corporation, PT Duta Graha Indah, now PT Nusa Konstruksi Enjiniring, as a suspect.
Islam Defenders Front (FPI) leader Habib Rizieq Syihab continues his struggle to avoid court. Following the rejection he received from the police to issue an investigation termination warrant (SP3), Rizieq is now asking President Joko Widodo to grant him abolition.
The House of Representatives threaten to freeze the government’s budget for the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and the National Police for refusing to bring Miryam S Haryani to the House.
Judges at the Anti-Corruption Court of Jakarta (16/6) has said in the court trial with ex-health minister Siti Fadilah Supari acting as the defendant that the money that flowed to Amien Rais is not relevant to Siti’s case. Now, the National Mandate Party (PAN) demands KPK to show responsibility for damaging Amien’s image.
Therefore, he said that including the regulations about special crimes to the current formula in the Criminal Code Draft (RKUHP) and approving it would weaken the general principles and law enforcers in fighting crimes against humanity.