Jokowi-Maruf to Woo Voters in West Java, Jakarta

M Sholahadhin Azhar    •    28 Januari 2019 16:23 WIB
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Jokowi-Maruf to Woo Voters in West Java, Jakarta
Jokowi-Maruf campaign advisor Agung Laksono (

Jakarta: The national campaign team of incumbent President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and his running mate Ma'ruf Amin is preparing a number of campaign strategies in order to attract swing voters in West Java, Jakarta and Banten.

"We have prepared the schedule. We have planned the trip," the campaign team's advisory council member Agung Laksono said here on Monday, January 28, 2019.

"Pak Ma'ruf will visit Sukabumi. The trip will take place after February 20," the Golkar Party politician added.

The second debate will take place at Sultan Hotel in Central Jakarta on February 17. The two presidential candidates will discuss about infrastructure, energy, agriculture, natural resources and environment. 

The General Elections Commission (KPU) will hold five presidential election debates from January until April. All of them will take place in the capital city of Jakarta.

"Tommy Tjokro and Anisa Dashuki are the moderators for the second debate," KPU chairman Arief Budiman told reporters on Friday, January 25, 2019.