By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:06/02/2019
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s deputy head for southern Kandahar province Haroon Kaliwal claims he was beaten and filmed naked at gun-point by two unsuccessful Wolesi Jirga... Read More
By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:14/01/2019
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in southern Kandahar province was reopened on Monday, thanks the provincial council’s efforts. The IEC regional office was... Read More
By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:31/12/2018
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Protesting Wolesi Jirga candidates from Helmand, Zabul and Uruzgan provinces on Monday held a gathering in southern Kandahar province to jointly push for the acceptance of only bio... Read More

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KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The residents of southern Kandahar province have different views about winning Wolesi Jirga candidates, mostly new faces, from the province.


KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) on Tuesday announced invalidating 3,000 votes in southern Kandahar province and some individuals referred to judiciary over alleged rigging and fraud during the Oct 20 parliamentary elections.
Karimullah Stanikzai, IECC head for Kandahar, told reporter here that 170 polling stations were open in 11 police districts of Kandahar City and 17 districts where people exercised their right to vote.

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga candidates in southern Kandahar province on Sunday alleged the parliamentary ballot was massively rigged in the province and that they would not accept votes without biometric verification.
The candidates also demanded the central government dispatch an authorized delegation for inspection of a recount of all Kandahar votes.
Tens of Wolesi Jirga candidates attended the press conference in Kandahar City to raise their demands.


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By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:14/01/2019

Kandahar IEC office reopens after 20-day closure

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional off... Read More

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"د کندهار ولايتي شورا د ولايت ادارو پر کړنو نظارت ډېر کړى"
By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:12/10/2015

Kandahar PC tightens oversight on public entities

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The provincial council (PC) says it has tightened ove... Read More


By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:28/10/2018
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Though some problems and violations marred the W... Read More