After taking over the investigation of the case from the Attorney General’s Office (AGO), On April 24, 2017, the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) named Syafruddin “Syaf” Arsyad Temenggung, fomer Chairman of the Indonesia’s Bank Restructuring Agency (BPPN), a suspect in the Bank Indonesia Liquidity Assistance (BLBI) graft case. Moving to prosecution was not easy. The KPK needed over a year to finish the investigation and inquisition, and on May 14, 2018, the trial of Syaf finally began. The KPK’s prosecutor read their indictment, mentioning involvement of other parties. Syaf, however, still denied his responsibility and will filed an objection in the next hearing.To subscribe please click here