Thursday 19 September, 2019
Edition: ENG
The Khaama Press News Agency
Category Archives: Elections

President runner and chief executive of the unity government Abdullah Abdullah raised serious questions regarding the release of the former CEO of Kabul Bank Khalilullah Ferozi and former Senate adviser Haji Delawar.Speaking during...

The Pakistani cement industry is losing its major market share in Afghanistan mainly due to a sharp rise in the cost of doing business in Pakistan.Citing the industry stakeholders, Pakistan’s The Nation newspaper reported that...

The government of the United Kingdom on Thursday announced a significant financial contribution to support the delivery of Afghanistan’s Presidential Election.The British Embassy in Kabul said in a statement that UK’s Department...

President Runner Zalmai Rassoul has withdrawn his candidacy from the upcoming presidential elections scheduled for September.According to reports, Mr. Rassoul has withdrawn from the presidential race and will support Ashraf Ghani during...

The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai declared his opposition to upcoming presidential elections.Speaking during a press conference in Kabul, Karzai said Afghans do not have control over election affairs, claiming that foreigners,...

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has said all Afghan presidential candidates and supporters are expected to engage in a fair campaign.UNAMA said in a statement “As the presidential election campaign...

French Medical Institute for Children in Kabul. March 17, 2008. (c) Tina HagerAs the presidential candidates competing in the upcoming election prepare to kick-off their election campaigns, millions of voters are eager to learn about the...

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) has announced that the campaign for September Presidential Elections will kick off on Sunday, 28th of July.According to a statement released by IEC, the presidential runners will have 60 days...

The United States pledged $29 million to support the operational cost of the Presidential Elections in Afghanistan.The U.S. Amabassador to Afghanistan John Bass said “We’re pleased the election budget has finally been finalized....

The Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan (IEC) has confirmed that a budget of $149 million has been approved for the upcoming presidential elections.The Independent Election Commission in a statement said the relevant authorities...

The National Procurement Commission (NPC) approved the request for the procurement of 17,865 biometrics devices for the upcoming presidential elections.The commission in a statement said Wednesday that participants of NPC meeting reviewed...

President runner Mohammad Haneef Atmar has said the incumbent government is a major threat to upcoming presidential elections and national unity of the country.Atmar made the remarks during a gathering of protesting presidential runners...

The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has welcomed the finalization of the Kabul parliamentary election results and has urged the Afghan authorities to turn their attention to preparing for the Sptember presidential elections.“We urge the...

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) has announced the final parliamentary election results for Kabul province.According to a statement released by IEC, 33 candidates including 9 women have been elected as lawmakers to represent...

The ARG Presidential Palace reacted to the demands of presidential candidates regarding the formation of a caretaker government, insisting that only the Supreme Court of the country can interprate the law.A presidential spokeperson...