Joko Widodo or more famously known as Jokowi is the 7th president of Republic of Indonesia. He was sworn in as the country’s president on 20 October 2014. Joko Widodo was born in Surakarta, Central Java, 21 June 1961. Before running for the presidency, Joko Widodo was Governor of the country’s capital, from 15 October 2012 until 16 October 2014. His dedication and service to the lower level of society or wong cilik with his direct approach, or blusukan, have made him popular and helped shape his figure as a leader who is clean and populist.