Agus and wife in local Jakarta design
Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono family
Surprised to wait in the last minute, in injury time, Friday, September 23, 2016, Democrat party leaded by former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono along with 3 party coalitions, agreed to nominate Mr. Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono as Jakarta Governor's candidate competed with 2 others candidates couple.
Why was so surprised ?. Because, first, Agus H. Yudhoyono is the oldest son of former President. Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono. Second, he was a military, had to early retired from the military as a major, senior officers range in the military. He was relatively young, 38 years old.
Third, Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono, known as a very careful President in made a decision but this time he made a very fast decision, since he was a Strategic mind army general.
Nothing wrong he switched profession from military (for 16 years) became a politician as his little brother, Ibas. He will serve the country through Government official.
February 2017 is the election day for Jakarta capital Governor. If he win, open the opportunity for him to joint President election soon, 2 years later in November 2019. But if he loose in the Governor election is not a big problem when his name recently entered Nation level leaders of the country.
In the case he loose President election in year 2019 then he may try again 5 years later in 2024 when he is still young, 45 years old when he gain a lot of experiences in National politic arena.
Jakarta Governor election this period followed by 3 young couple leaders. One incumbent Mr. Basuki Tjahaya Purnama and Jarot. Second former Minister Anies Baswedan and Mr.Sandy Uno, an successful business man. The 3rd. Agus H.Judhoyono and Mrs.Silvia Murni, former Jakarta Deputy Governor.
This period Governor election in 2017 gave Jakarta citizen many candidates to vote of potential young leaders and became prototype for all regions across the country
The 3 couples selected the best leaders n the country by 3 party coalitions.
The 1st coalition of 4 parties leaded by former 5th President Megawaty Soekarno Putri, daughter of the 1st President Soekarno.
2nd coalition of 2 parties leaded by former President candidate, General army Prabowo Subiyanto, son in law of 2nd President Soeharto.
3rd coalition of 4 parties leaded by former 6th President Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono.