A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua
A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua

Indonesian president Joko Widodo faces hurdles on inauguration day

New Indonesian president must navigate strong opposition and tricky economic times as he prepares to lead world's fourth-largest nation

A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua
A candlelit prayer vigil in Jakarta honours Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo (left) ahead of his inauguration. Photo: Xinhua
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