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): Former provincial council secretary of eastern Nangarhar province shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Ghani Khail district of the province, an official said Wednesday.
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News that Moin Shah who was also a religious scholar was on his way in his car from Jalalabad City, the provincial capital, to his home when he came under attack by armed men in Marku area of the district on Tuesday evening.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 500 armed rebels have stormed Wantwigel district center in eastern Nuristan province, sparking a fierce firefight with police, an official said on Thursday.
The district is situated on the edge with Manogay district which is under Taliban control.
Yar Gul, acting district chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News hundreds of 500 militants from Manogay, Katar and Kambir districts attacked the district early Thursday morning. The gun fight was still ongoing, he added.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Civil society activists on Wednesday asked the government to find a permanent solution to the electricity problem in eastern Nangarhar province.
Cables carrying electricity from Kabul to Nangarhar have been cut loose in Ozbin area of Sarobi district over the past few days, plunging most of Jalalabad city into darkness.
The power utility, Da Afghanistan Bareshna Shirkat (DABS), says local residents had cut off two supply lines in protest against the lack of electricity in their area.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A number of lawmakers and provincial council members on Saturday stressed bolstered security and anti-corruption drive in eastern Nangarhar province.
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the governor’s spokesperson, told Pajhwok Afghan News that Governor Salim Khan Kanduzi, deputy governor Mohammad Hanif Gardiwal, lawmaker Faridoon Momand, former governor Kunar Shuja-ul-Mulk Jalala, Nangarhar police chief, senior officials and local elders attended a meeting in Goshti district.

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