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): Embarking on a series of visits to provinces, Electoral Reform Commission chief Shah Sultan Akefi on Sunday said people’s views and suggestions were crucial to bringing about reforms in the electoral system.
Akefi, who arrived in the capital of southern Kandahar province, met with Deputy Governor Abdul Ali Shamsi.
Akefi said he visited Kandahar to meet people, tribal elders, religious scholars and civil society activists and listen to their views and suggestions regarding electoral reforms.

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): An advisory mini-jirga involving university teachers, civil society activists and media representatives has been formed to voluntarily work with the education department to improve teaching standards in southern Kandahar province.
The 11-member jirga on Tuesday called on Governor Dr. Humayun Aziz at the governor’s house, where Education Director Abdul Qadir Piwaston was also present.

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Women have the ability to stop their male family members from going to the war if their awareness is increased, peace negotiators in southern Kandahar province believe.
Jamila Yousafi, the provincial peace committee secretary, told this to a gathering of women coming from Kandahar City, the provincial capital, and districts a day earlier.


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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"
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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