Jakarta. The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle, or PDI-P, officially announced during its national working meeting in Bali on Friday (23/02) that party member Joko "Jokowi" Widodo will be its candidate in the 2019 presidential election.
"PDI-P chairwoman [Megawati Sukarnoputri] has used her prerogative to appoint Joko Widodo as candidate for president for the period 2019-24," the party said on its Twitter account.
Ketua Umum #PDIPerjuangan menggunakan Hak Prerogatif menunjuk Ir. H. Joko Widodo @Jokowi sebagai calon Presiden RI 2019-2024#M3gaBeriMandat#Bant3ngPilihJokowi #T3tapJokowi#PDIPerjuanganM3nang#PDIPM3nang#RakernasIIIPDiPerjuangan pic.twitter.com/ObI2m5xZNf— PDI Perjuangan (@PDI_Perjuangan) February 23, 2018