Before being questioned by the police, the Minister of Home Affairs Tito Karnavian gave a letter from President Jokowi’s direction, that regional heads who committed violations could be removed.
How is Ridwan Kamil’s response to Ridwan Kamil’s threat to be removed from the Governor of West Java?
“If the Minister of Home Affairs sanctions? All the regulations in Indonesia are submitted to the statutory regulations. For me personally, the position is only temporary, not everything. Allah gave us power, one day it will be revoked. We will just follow the procedure,” he said. Ridwan Kamil who also quoted a verse in the Quran that talks about power, on the Kompas TV news program, Friday (20/11/2020).
Ridwan Kamil quotes the 26th verse of Surat Ali Imran which narrates the omnipotence of Allah SWT to give power to whomever he wants.
Allah SWT also has the power to remove power from someone he wants.
Here is the verse:
Qulillāhumma mālikal-power tu`til-mulka man tasyā`u wa tanzi’ul-mulka mim man tasyā`u wa tu’izzu man tasyā`u wa tużillu man tasyā`, biyadikal-khaīr, innaka ‘alā kulli syai`ing qadīr Terjemah Arti: Katakanlah: