Ahok Most Popular Jakarta Governor Candidate in Social Media

Patricia Vicka    •    25 Oktober 2016 19:37 WIB
regional election
Ahok Most Popular Jakarta Governor Candidate in Social Media
Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Photo: Antara/Yudhi Mahatma)

Metrotvnews.com, Yogyakarta: A research from Center for Digital Society (CfDS) shows Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) is the most popular Jakarta governor candidate in social media.

"Positive sentiment for Ahok is 55 percent," said CfDS managing director Dedy Permadi during a press conference in Yogyakarta on Tuesday (10/25).

"Agus-Sylvi is 41 percent, while Anies-Sandi is 19 percent," he continued.

Dedy mentioned Ahok has more than 5.4 million followers in Twitter and more than 1.1 million followers in Instagram. Ahok also has around 1.2 million likes in Facebook.

"The other candidates are not that popular," he stated.


(WAH)