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): The Meshrano Jirga or upper house of parliament complaints commission has accused some lawmakers from eastern Nangarhar province of meddling in the province’s administrative affairs.
Zalmai Zabuli, the commission’s head, and six other senators on Wednesday visited Nangarhar where they assessed security related problems and the performance of local departments.
The commission found that insecurity in some districts, problems in the education sector and the lack of sufficient police personnel were main problems the Nangarhar administration faced.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Officials on Monday said security posts were being increased to prevent civilians from being harmed during clashes between the Taliban and Islamic State groups in the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province.
Recent clashes between the two groups have reportedly left at least eight civilians dead and a large number of families displaced in the Mamond area of the district.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor on Saturday claimed more fighters from Pakistan had arrived in eastern Nangarhar province to join the Islamic State (IS) group and others from Afghan provinces to back the rival Taliban.
It is said fresh clashes between the two rival armed groups in the Achin district had left a number of civilians and a tribal elder dead.
Dozens of homes have been burned and according to the governor, airstrikes by foreign troops in the same district had killed and wounded a large number of fighters from both the sides.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor on Wednesday said he would try to increase coordination among donor agencies and government organisations in implementation of projects in eastern Nangarhar province.
Salim Khan Kunduzi was talking to UN Habitat officials during a meeting at the governor’s house, where they signed two projects worth around $400 million.
The UN Habitat would reconstruct pavements around the city and Qassam Abad Township besides constructing streets, culverts and cleaning irrigation canals as part of the projects.

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.


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