Papua governor skips police questioning, again

Papua Governor Lukas Enembe said via his legal team that he could not fulfill the National Police’s Criminal Investigation Department’s (Bareskrim) summons for questioning on Thursday. “He could not come. It is postponed,” Bareskrim’s corruption deputy director, Sr.Comr. Erwanto Kurniadi, said as quoted by Antara in Jakarta on Thursday. The police were scheduled to question Lukas as a witness in […]

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Papua petition swimming to UN

Campaigners for improved human rights in West Papua are swimming to the United Nations in Geneva today carrying a petition calling for action in the Indonesian territory. The document urges the UN to facilitate a legitimate self-determination process for West Papua. The petition is being delivered by six Britons swimming the length of Lake Geneva. They are expected to spend […]

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KPK arrests Transportation Ministry top official

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) arrested on Wednesday evening the Transportation Ministry’s sea transportation director-general, Antonius Tonny Budiono. “That’s the information we received. We won’t deny that. But we will wait for KPK’s statement,” the ministry’s acting spokesman Hengki Angkasawan told The Jakarta Post on Thursday. Hengki declined to provide details of the arrest, emphasizing that the ministry was still waiting for […]

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