Gibran Rakabuming Raka, eldest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, during the campaign trail in Surakarta. Photo: AFP
Gibran Rakabuming Raka, eldest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, during the campaign trail in Surakarta. Photo: AFP
Indonesia

Are Indonesia’s political dynasties back? Ask Jokowi’s son Gibran – or his son-in-law Bobby

  • The Indonesian president once wowed voters by NOT hailing from a dynasty. Now some wonder if he’s starting one of his own
  • Polls show Indonesians are fed up with dynasties, but as Gibran seeks the job that made his father, his family links may yet give him the edge

Gibran Rakabuming Raka, eldest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, during the campaign trail in Surakarta. Photo: AFP
Gibran Rakabuming Raka, eldest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, during the campaign trail in Surakarta. Photo: AFP
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