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    Jokowi: The New Face Of Indonesian Politics

    Wochit Headline News

    by Wochit Headline News

    When Indonesian furniture business owner Joko "Jokowi" Widodo turned to a career in politics nine years ago, he was a complete novice. But the can-do, clean image he has cultivated as a small-city mayor, and over the past year-and-a-half as Jakarta governor, has propelled him to the presidential palace. He is set to become Indonesia's first leader not to have emerged from the political or military elite.