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KPK examination on Papua governor postponed due to health issues

Tempo - November 3, 2022

Jakarta (Antara) – Legal attorney for Papua Governor Lukas Enembe, Aloysius Renwarin, said that Lukas Enembe underwent an examination by a team of investigators from the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) in Jayapura, but was stopped early as he claims Enembe has yet to fully recovered from his illness.

The examination was carried out at the governor's residence in Koya Tengah, Jayapura. The governor is currently embroiled in a corruption investigation, Antaranews reported.

"The KPK team of doctors and the Papuan IDI [Indonesian Doctors Association] conducted a medical examination of Governor Lukas Enembe," said Aloysius, who is a member of the Papuan Governor's Legal and Advocacy Team (THAGP), in Jayapura on Thursday, November 3, 2022

He added that the KPK team conducted a medical examination for about one hour and 30 minutes.

The KPK team was directly led by Chairman Firli Bahuri, who was accompanied by the Papuan Police Chief Inspector General Pol Mathius D Fakhiri, the XVII/Cenderawasih Military Commander Major General Muhammad Saleh Mustafa, and the Head of Papua National Intelligence Agency (BIN) Gustav Agus Irianto.

KPK previously named Lukas Enembe as a suspect in an Rp1 billion bribery and gratification case involving the local Papuan regional budget (APBD). The Financial Transaction Analysis Reporting Center (PPATK) also stated that it had traced a number of suspicious transactions linked to Lukas and his family.

Source: https://en.tempo.co/read/1652888/kpk-examination-on-papua-governor-postponed-due-to-health-issue