THENUSANTARAPOST.COM- The names of the candidates for the Head of the Nusantara Capital Authority (IKN) were finally revealed, but not Ahok or Ridwan Kamil, both of whom were previously widely mentioned in the media. But the one appointed by President Jokowi as Head of the IKN Authority is Bambang Susantono.
Bambang Susantono served as Deputy Minister of Transportation during the leadership of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono for the 2010-2014 term of office.
Based on information compiled by TheNusantaraPost from the State Palace. President Jokowi is scheduled to inaugurate the Head of the Nusantara Capital Authority (IKN) and Deputy Head of the IKN Authority, Thursday (10/03/2022) afternoon.
In addition, the President will also inaugurate the Governor of South Sulawesi (South Sulawesi) for the remaining term of office for 2022-2023.
Head of the Presidential Secretariat (Kasetpres) Heru Budi Hartono revealed that Bambang Susantono will be appointed as the Head of the IKN Authority and the Deputy Head of the IKN Authority will be Dhony Rahajoe. Meanwhile, Andi Sudirman Sulaiman will be sworn in as Governor of South Sulawesi.
“Thursday afternoon at 15.00 WIB at the State Palace, the President will inaugurate Andi Sudirman Sulaiman as Governor of South Sulawesi. Then the position of Head of the IKN Authority is held by Bambang Susantono and Dhony Rahajoe as Deputy Head of the IKN Authority,” said Heru, Thursday (10/03/2022) morning, in Jakarta.
Heru said that the inauguration ceremony of the three state officials would be broadcast live by the Presidential Secretariat.
“Of course, the inauguration event will be broadcast live streaming by the Presidential Secretariat’s YouTube account starting at 2:45 p.m. Western Indonesia Time, starting with the inauguration procession for the Governor of South Sulawesi,” he said (Wan)