Jokowi to decide presidential hopeful he'll endorse, has no plans to run for V-P in 2024: Sources

Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto (right) is among those whom President Joko Widodo is looking at endorsing, say sources. PHOTOS: AFP,REUTERS
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JAKARTA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo will decide on a presidential candidate whom he will endorse for the 2024 general election, and does not plan to seek any top government position himself, said a person who has knowledge of the matter.

Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto, 70, is among those being seriously considered by Mr Widodo to receive his endorsement, sources told The Straits Times.

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