Politics

Governor Dominggus Monitores Election Preparation in Manokwari

The Governor of West Papua, Dominggus Mandacan, is reviewing preparations for a general election simultaneously in 2019 in the Manokwari Regency area on Tuesday. In addition to reviewing the preparatory situation at the General Election Commission (KPU) office, the governor also checks the logistics conditions at the district / sub-district office, prepares supervision at the Bawaslu office and checks a number of polling stations (TPS). “We are grateful that all

4 Areas in West Papua are Prone to Elections. This is the Reason

Four regions in West Papua were included in the vulnerable category during the upcoming election on 17 April 2019. According to the predictions of the Papua General Election Commission (KPU), four areas were declared vulnerable, namely Nduga Regency, Central Mamberamo, Paniai and Tolikara. Tarwinto, a Papuan KPU member told Antara in Jayapura that the four regions were categorized as vulnerable because of the various problems they faced including the Central

The Head of the House of Representatives Asks the TNI-Police to Secure Nduga from KKB in the Pre-Election

Head of the House, Bambang Soesatyo,¬†called on the TNI (Indonesian Military) and Police to secure Nduga District, Papua, from an armed criminal group (KKB) after the massacre of dozens of PT Istaka Karya workers in Yigi.¬†Bamsoet asked the security forces to restore security stability in Nduga District. “Encouraging the Republic of Indonesia National Police through the Special Detachment 88 (Densus 88) to focus on restoring security stability in areas that