By: Hamid Tamkin , Date:19/02/2020
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): First Vice President Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum on Wednesday lent his support to Abdullah Abdullah in rejecting the final presidential election results, asking his support to celebrate victory of... Read More
By: Azizullah Hamdard , Date:16/01/2020
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) on Thursday said election teams had registered 1,560 objections against the body’s decisions ahead of the official closing time (to... Read More
By: Hamid Tamkin , Date:19/06/2019
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): A number of women in northern Jawzjan province could not participate in the voter registration process for the presidential elections because they don’t have identity cards or... Read More

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SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Maulvi Lotfullah Azizi on Wednesday officially began as the governor of northern Jawzjan province, vowing to launch four key projects during his first year in office.
Speaking at his introduction ceremony in the provincial capital, Shiberghan, the new governor said he would launch the four major projects as his top priority.

KABUL (Pajhwok): In a fresh development, Pakistan on Thursday appealed to the Afghan Taliban and other insurgent groups in Afghanistan to recognise President Ashraf Ghani’s government, a move largely seen as a proof that Islamabad was now serious to forge a peace deal in Afghanistan, media reports.
Pakistan’s Express Tribune reports that briefing the senate foreign affairs committee at the Parliament House, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry called on the Afghan Taliban to renounce violence and join the national mainstream.

SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Members of provincial council in northwestern Jawzjan province claimed settling a large number of problems particularly addressing tribal disputes but some were not satisfied with their performance.
Results of the provincial council election of April 5 elections were announced in November 2014. After the provincial councils’ ballot result, the parliament decided to limit the right of provincial council with regard of evaluation of local departments’ performance.

SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Police in northwestern Jawzjan province recovered 250 kilograms of opium from the residence of an individual with links to Taliban, an official said on Wednesday.
Police Chief Brig. Gen. Faqir Mohammad Jawzjani told Pajhwok Afghan News the illicit substance was concealed in plastic bags in the house of Mohammad Nabi.
Nabi said: “The opium were transferred to my house by Maulvi Syed Mohammad, a Taliban commander in Dasht-i-Laili, and said to keep drug in the house until his last order.”


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