By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:04/08/2019
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of tribal elders gathered in eastern Nangarhar province on Sunday and demanded the presidential election to be held on time. Urging people to ful... Read More
By: Yousaf zarifi , Date:26/06/2019
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) regional office in eastern Nangarhar province said on Wednesday it has so far registered around 16,000 people as voters in the province. Zabihullah Wag... Read More
By: Ahmad Shah Erfanyar , Date:12/04/2019
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) has announced final result of the Wolesi Jirga election. Abdul Karim Karimi, Faridon Khan Momand, Malak Qais Noor Agha Malakzai, Abdul Rauf... Read More

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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.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governors of eastern Nangarhar, Laghman and Kunar provinces have said they have improved coordination among local departments to eliminate threats posed from the border areas.
Lack of security personnel for border protection, insecurity on highways, occasionally power lines cut and need for reforms in the local governance was major issues in the eastern provinces.


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"د ننګرهار د پوليسو ښارګوټي سلګونه نومرې غير قانوني پلورل شوي"
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په اچين کې د حاجي ظاهر او داعش وسله والو له یو بل نه سرونه پرې کړي
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