On October 4, 2018, the Corruption Court of the Central Jakarta District Court finally held the first hearing of conglomerate Johannes Budisutrisno Kotjo who is now standing trial as defendant in the case of alleged corruption related to the construction of the Riau Power Plant. The indictment for Johannes revealed the alleged involvement of big names in Golkar, including Setya Novanto. Within less than two months, the prosecutors read their demands for Johannes on November 26, 2018. What interesting from the trial in our perspective is the role of Samin Tan.

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