By: Qutbuddin Kohi , Date:07/10/2018
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A number of women in northwestern Faryab province say insecurity impeded their participation in the voter registration process and nomination for Wolesi Jirgaand distric... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:19/10/2015
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents on Monday held captive the police chief for Ghormach in northern Faryab province along with some of his men, a local official said. Speaking on condition of anonymity,... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:08/10/2015
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban militants captured the Gorzaiwan district of northern Faryab province on Thursday afternoon, a public representative said. Sayed Abdul Baqi Hashemi, the provincial council head,... Read More

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MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The northern Faryab province is rich in natural resources, including gas, salt and oil but the natural reserves cannot be utilized in a proper way.
Research and geological studies suggest there are abundant mineral reserves elsewhere in the province where the environment is favorable for their extraction.
Of 212kinds of metals and stones reserves, as many as 70 percent of them can be extracted but the government did not bother to explore the rich underground reserves which would bring prosperity and development to the country.

MAIMANA/SHIBRGHAN (Pajhwok): Five women have been killed in a bomb blast in northwestern Faryab province while two men lost their lives in a traffic accident in northwestern Jawzjan province, officials said Saturday.
Maj. Sayyed Gharib, police chief for Garziwan district, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the bomb planted near the upraising members’ check post, which exploded this morning and caused casualties among women.
The upraising members had joined militants and they planted a bomb in their post to blow up policemen instead, he added.

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Public order police officers in northwestern Faryab province on Wednesday warned to quit their jobs if their salaries were further delayed.
Col. Gul Mohammad, unit commander of public order police, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the unit was deployed four years ago to the province for protection of a road construction company. The unit, he said was maintaining security of the Qaisar-Faryab road.
He said that they did not get paid for the last five months and warned to quit their jobs if their problem was not addressed in next few days.

MAIMANA/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Five militants and two policemen have been killed and seven others wounded in Qaisar district of northwestern Faryab province while two civilians were killed in Jawzjan province, officials said Thursday.
Abdul Jamil Saddiqi, Qaisar district chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News the militants were killed during clashes in Chichakhto area during the past 24 hours. Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) members, he said were also died in the firefight.

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A young man was gunned down by a losing provincial council candidate after a verbal clash in the capital of northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Monday.

Faryab police spokesman Syed Massoud Yaqubi told Pajhwok Afghan News the 22-year-old, Hazrat Gul, was killed by Sarwar, a failing provincial council candidate. Police had arrested Sarwar, he said.

Giving an eyewitness account, Muhammad Ashraf said he was with Gul at his home when Sarwar came in and entered a dispute with Gul before opening fire at him.

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