Andika Perkasa Inaugurated as Army Chief of Staff
Yogi Bayu Aji, Renatha Swasty • 22 November 2018 12:36 WIBlaw enforcement (en)
The 53-year-old official was chosen to replace retiring General Moelyono. He was promoted to the rank of four-star-general.
"I will be loyal to the NKRI based on the Pancasila and the 1945 NKRI Constitution," Andika said.
"I will carry out all laws and regulations in a straightforward manner for the sake of my devotion to the nation and the state," Andika said.
Andika headed the Presidential Security Force (Paspampres) 2015-2016. He then led the Military Regional Command (Kodam) XII Tanjungpura in 2016-2018.