JAKARTA, July 5 (JDN.id) – Indonesia’s anti-graft agency on Thursday officially named Aceh Governor Irwandi Yusuf as a suspect. The former separatist rebel allegedly received commitment fee for projects related to special autonomy budget spending.
“KPK concluded there was an alleged corruption in which Aceh governor IY received a gift suspected to be given by Benar Meriah regent, AMD, in relation with budgeting and spending of Aceh’s 2018 special autonomy budget for the regency,” Diansyah said, using the governor and the regent’s initials.
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follow site Yusuf denied the allegation.
see “I never asked for fee, managed a project, nor did I receive any fee,” he said.