Anti-Corruption Daily Digest: Update 2015-10-21


“ICW give red marks on Jokowi-JK one-year corruption eradication performance” - Republika, Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Indonesia Corruption Watch (ICW) give a poor grade, five from the scale of 10, in their assessment of year one in the administration of President Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla (Jokowi-JK).


“Again, KPK grabbed DPR members red-handed” - Kompas, Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) arrested member of the House of Representative (DPR) from People's Conscience Party (Hanura), Dewi Yasin Limpo. Dewi allegedly received bribery to help arrange project for a steam power plant construction.


“Sisca requested money from Evy for Rio Capella” – Kompas, Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Evy Susanti, wife of non-active Governor of North Sumatera Gatot Pujo Nugroho, handed out Rp 200 million to Fransisca Insani Rahesti, an intern at OC Kaligis' law firm. Evy agreed to give money after Sisca told her that it was requested by Patrice Rio Capella, resigned Secretary General of the National Democrat (NasDem) Party.




The staggeringly long list of candidates voters were choosing between hangs outside a polling station in North Sumatra. Photo from Wikimedia Commons/ Davidelit.

While the vote was largely free and fair, there are issues that Indonesian authorities must address...
Dunia peradilan kembali dirundung awan gelap. Satu orang Hakim serta pihak swasta dan juga seorang...

Foto: The Jakarta Post

Corruption and economic inequality are like a vicious circle.


The zero tolerance echoed by the Government can only be said as lip service.