JAYAPURA - The Governor of Papua, Muhammad Ridwan Rumasukun appreciated President Joko Widodo who in his two terms of leadership, reduced large amounts of financing to build Papua.
Recently, the Papua Youth Creative Hub (PYCH) building and land have been inaugurated to produce young Papuan who are creative, talented and can open job opportunities for themselves and others.
"Not only giving appreciation, but we are also amazed because recently the President has inaugurated the Papua Youth Creative Hub (PYCH), with various facilities for young people to develop their creativity and innovation".
"And again, this place is very extraordinary and we appreciate that the President has built the Papua Youth Creative Hub in Jayapura City, Papua," explained Ridwan.
Ridwan on that occasion expressed his gratitude to President Jokowi for being so considerate of Papua. Even on the sidelines of his visit, I saw firsthand the condition of the traders and Youtefa traditional market in Jayapura City.
"There has never been a leader of state like this so we give appreciation to the President who has come to Youtefa Regional Market. This is a form that Mr. President is concerned for the Papuan people".
"Moreover, the President in Papua has come 15 times and this is an extraordinary form of concern," he said.
Meanwhile, President Joko Widodo during his visit to Papua some time ago instructed his staff to build a forum for young people like PYCH in four other provinces.
"I ask that it be built also in NTT, West Papua, Maluku, and Aceh," "said the President.
The President hopes that the construction of the Youth Creative Hub in the four provinces will begin this year so that it can be completed and inaugurated in 2024. ***