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

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

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