By: Yousaf zarifi , Date:23/12/2018
KABUL (Pajhwok): The residents of eastern Nangarhar province say they are not satisfied with the initial Wolesi Jirga election results and suspect ‘under-hand’ deals between candidates and the electio... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:18/12/2018
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Police in eastern Nangarhar province have been trying to arrest a number of individuals, including a Wolesi Jirga candidate, in a land-grabbing case, officials said on Tuesday. The Na... Read More
By: Yousuf Zarifi , Date:15/10/2018
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Traders in eastern Nangarhar province have urged Wolesi Jirgacandidates to address problems the business community has been facing after winning the Oct 20 elections. The businessmen raise... Read More

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JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor of eastern Nangarhar province on Wednesday said lack of job opportunities in government and private sectors was one of the reasons of growing unemployment and pledged he would leave no stone unturned to create jobs.
Speaking at a gathering marking International Youth Day, Salim Khan Kunduzi said some circles considered the government posts hereditary and appointed their family members on certain positions.
He lamented there was no merit system in the country and majority of talented youth left without jobs.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Electoral Reform Commission officials said on Monday that consultations at provincial and regional levels on the electoral system’s technical and legal aspects had started producing good results.
Shah Mahmood Miakhel, a member of the commission, told a gathering in eastern Nangarhar province that they would start working on an organised policy for the electoral process following consultations at provincial levels.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The mother-child mortality rate has been decreased following surge in the number of female health workers in eastern Nangarhar, director health said on Saturday.
But in insecure and remote areas, the health department was facing with problems due to shortage of female health staff there.
At least 20 female amongst the graduates have completed three years education in the institute and most of the graduates have already been appointed in provincial health facilities.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor of eastern Nangarhar has terminated two security officials from duties and cases of three other Torkham scale officials have been referred to Attorney General Office (AGO), an official says on Tuesday.
Ahmda Zia Abdulzai, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the governor took the extreme step after receiving several complaints that police commanders of Achin and Huski districts and three officials of Torkham scale were overstepping their authority.

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