Ma’ruf Amin : Jokowi’s Secret Weapon?
Yang Razali Kassim
Date of Issue2018
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The running mate of the Indonesian president is remembered for his hand in toppling Jakarta governor Ahok on charges of blasphemy. In Singapore, he advocated ‘Middle Way Islam’. Is this President Joko Widodo’s secret formula for mobilising the electorally critical Islamic constituency? Who is Ma’ruf Amin, really?
Country and Region Studies
RSIS Commentaries, 181-18
Nanyang Technological University