Ahok to Register as Jakarta Gubernatorial Candidate

LB Ciputri Hutabarat    •    15 September 2016 11:49 WIB
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Ahok to Register as Jakarta Gubernatorial Candidate
Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Photo:Antara/Akbar Nugroho Gumay)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Incumbent Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) will register as gubernational candidate for the 2017 Jakarta election next week.

"We will register on September 21," the campaign team chief Nusron Wahid said at the Jakarta City Hall on Wednesday (9/14/2016) night.

Ahok has not decided his running mate yet. Nusron said it will be revealed during the registration.

"Just wait the registration," he stated.

Ahok is supported by the National Democrat Party (Nasdem), the People's Conscience Party (Hanura) and the Functional Groups Party (Golkar).

Candidate registration will take place from September 21 until September 24.


(WAH)