#PresidenJokowi inauguration update: there you have it, we have a new president!

Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Jusuf Kalla were officially sworn in as the 7th President and 12th Vice President of Indonesia respectively at the MPR moments ago.

Congratulations Pak Jokowi, and here’s to a prosperous term as president of Indonesia for (at least, we hope) the next five years. Now let the party commence!

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