Jessica Kumala Wongso, who has been convicted of murdering Wayan Mirna Salihin, will soon defend her case at the Supreme Court, following her cassation appeal.
Police investigators have named Islam Defenders Front (FPI) leader Habib Rizieq Syihab a suspect in the Rizieq’s Love Ballade, or baladacintarizieq, case. Rizieq’s lawyer, Eggi Sudjana, protests Rizieqs status and demand the investigators and the government to stop the criminalization of his client.
The plan to involve the Indonesian National Army (TNI) in anticipating and countering terrorism, through the institution’s inclusion in the Bill on Eradication of Terrorism, which is a revision to Law No.15/2003, has instigated a polemic.
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has confirmed that the bribe money to two Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) auditors was an effort from Ministry of Underdeveloped Regions and Transmigration executives to acquire the reasonable without exception (WTP) rating for their ministry.
Cooperation between the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the Indonesian Military Police and the Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) has successfully revealed corruption in the purchase of an Agusta Westland (AW)-101 helicopter within the Indonesian National Army (TNI). Three TNI officers have been declared a suspect.
The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) gained strong credibility when it was selected as an external auditor for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on 17 September 2016, at IAEA’s 59th summit. In addition, the selection meant the nation bought home 414,000 euro or Rp6.61 billion worth of proceeds.
House of Representatives Commission I Vice Chairman, Tubagus Hasanuddin, claims the suicide bombings in Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta, Wednesday night (24/5), were connected with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s martial law policy in Mindanao Island, following the battle in Marawi on Tuesday (23/5).
The prosecutors also search for Handoko’s assets to cover the state losses. They search the assets through the National Land Agency (BPN), and they also look into his tax.
Parmusi considers that Ahok deserves to be discharged as he has met the requirements to be charged with committing a crime that would put him in jail for at least five years.
Former attorney general Urip Tri Gunawan has been released on parole from the Sukamiskin Jail in Bandung on Friday (21/5). The public questions the decision as he has only served 9 from the total 20 years of his prison sentence.