By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:25/10/2018
KABUL (Pajhwok): National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib and UNAMA head Tadamichi Yamamoto discussed the peace process, the upcoming Geneva conference and the recently held parliamentary elections in Afg... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:20/10/2018
KABUL (Pajhwok): British Ambassador to Afghanistan Sir Nicholas Kay on Saturday visited polling stations in the capital Kabul to meet voters, election staff and observers and see the electoral process... Read More
By: Azizullah Hamdard , Date:10/10/2018
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Wednesday said biometric devices will be used offline and no one would be allowed to take smart phones inside polling stations on the Election Day.... Read More

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday issued a decree barring government officials and workers from meddling in the next presidential election, saying anyone who violated the decree would face justice.
A copy of the decree obtained by Pajhwok Afghan News says all government workers should observe the following notes for transparency and impartiality in the 2019 presidential election:

KABUL (Pajhwok): Election oversight institutes on Wednesday said the government’s decision to fire the election commission was ‘hasty’ and ‘politically motivated’ and was made under pressure from foreign and internal circles.

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday decreed dismissal of the heads and members of the two electoral bodies – the Independent Election Commission (IEC) and the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC).

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday approved amendments to the electoral law after they were endorsed by the Cabinet.
A statement from the Presidential Palace to Pajhwok Afghan News said that amendments, additions and omissions were made to some parts of the electoral law.

KABUL (Pajhwok): Election watchdog the Transparent Election Foundation of Afghanistan(TEFA) has accused the government of trying to engineer elections in its favor by amending the electoral law.
Two days earlier, a number of presidential election candidates and leaders of political parties held a consultative meeting about the electoral law’s amendment at the Presidential Palace.

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