Thursday, 23 May 2019 | 13:40 WIB

Resigning as Deputy Governor, Sandi: No One Knows Destiny and the Way of God

Sandiaga's farewell with Anies Baswedan.

JAKARTA, NNC - Sandiaga Uno resigns from his position as Deputy Governor of Jakarta to be Gerindra General Chairman, Prabowo Subianto’s vice presidential candidate in the 2019 Presidential Election.

Sandiaga claimed that he never expected that he would be carried by his party to accompany Prabowo Subianto. He also referred to this as the path outlined by God.

"Yes no one can ever guess the destiny and the path of God," Sandiaga said at his residence, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta, Friday (8/10/2018).

Sandiaga said he intends to greet Jakarta residents in his last days as Deputy Governor of Jakarta. He also expressed his gratitude to the people of Jakarta who have given their trust for him to serve as Deputy Governor.

"So I want to also greet Jakarta residents in the remaining time to unite all elements of the nation, because we want to build a stronger economy, we need the support of all elements of the nation," Sandi said.