Economy Second Largest Challenge for Afghanistan

The Council of Ministers held their first economy related meeting at Sedarat in Kabul on Tuesday headed by the Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, who stressed that reforms in the economy sector mus...

14 Oct, 2014

Abdullah Chairs First Council of Ministers Meeting

The Chief Executive of the National Unity Government (NUG), Abdullah Abdullah, officially began his work by chairing the first Council of Ministers meeting at the Sedarat in Kabul on Monday.

13 Oct, 2014

Concerns Over Fraud in Provincial Council Elections

The Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC) will send its final decisions regarding the complaints of provincial council elections to the independent Election Commission (IEC) by Thursday evening....

9 Oct, 2014

President Ghani Sets His Sights on the Kabul Bank Case

The Kabul Bank corruption case will be addressed and promises kept, newly elected President Ashraf Ghani saison Saturday following the Eid al-Adha prayer at the Presidential Palace.

4 Oct, 2014

Concerns Over Fraud in Provincial Council Elections

The Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC) will send its final decisions regarding the complaints of provincial council elections to the independent Election Commission (IEC) by Thursday evening....

9 Oct, 2014

Provincial Council Election Results to be Announced Next Week: ECC

All investigations into fraud have been completed and the results from this year's provincial council elections will be released next week, the Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC) announced Frida...

3 Oct, 2014

Supreme Court Rejects President's Allegations of Corruption

In response to comments made by newly elected President Ashraf Ghani during his inauguration speech regarding corruption in Afghanistan, the Supreme Court met on Tuesday and released a statement su...

1 Oct, 2014

BSA Inspires Hope for Economic Recovery

With a new government in place and the long-awaited Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with Washington signed, the Afghan economy has already begun to see the rewards and hopes for new growth has a...

1 Oct, 2014

CANDIDATES

FIRST ROUND CANDIDATES

  • Posted December 3, 2013

    Educated in engineering. Former Pilot and Member of Parliament. First VP is Eng. Ahmad Farid Fazl...

  • Posted October 29, 2013

    Engineering and military background. Formerly a leader of Heszb-i-Islami. First VP Inayatullah In...

  • Posted October 27, 2013

    Former Governor of Kandahar and Nangarhar. First VP Sayed Hussain Alimi Balkhi and Second VP Moha...

  • Posted October 27, 2013

    Religious scholar and member of Northern Alliance. First VP Mohammad Ismael and Second VP Abdul W...

  • Posted October 27, 2013

    Worked for the World Bank, as Minister of Finance and then Karzai's VP. First VP Gen. Khudaidad a...

  • Posted October 27, 2013

    Educated in medicine, was Minister of Civil Aviation then Foreign Affairs. First VP Ahmad Zia Mas...