Tag Archives: Ashraf Ghani

MPs React to Atta Noor’s Dismissal

Members of the Lower House of parliament harshly reacted on Wednesday after President Ashraf Ghani fired Atta Mohammad Noor from his position as Balkh governor. “The National Unity Government is a coalition government and Ustad Atta is one part of this coalition. Why he was dismissed? Did he make any …

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Ghani-Abdullah Favoritism in Dealing with Corrupt Officials Unveiled

Lieutenant General Sayed Ghulam Hussain Fakhri, Director-General of the High Office of Anti-Corruption claims that Afghan leaders are waiving from heavy corruption cases in order to secure vote banks in the upcoming presidential elections. “The government leadership is dealing with these people with considerations, because they don’t want to lose …

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Ghani, Erdogan Meet Behind Closed-Door in Turkey

President Ashraf Ghani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a closed-door meeting at the sideline of the OIC summit in Istanbul late on Wednesday. According to a statement released by Ghani’s office, the two sides had discussed regional issues, Afghan peace process and expanding bilateral cooperation between their countries. …

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Ghani ‘Promises’ to Introduce Ministerial Nominees in Coming Week

The government has promised to introduce ministerial nominees for parliament vote of confidence in the upcoming week, officials said Friday. “We are waiting for the next week. The President must fulfill his commitment of introducing ministerial nominees until we have a lawful government,” Nazir Ahmad Ahmadzai second deputy speaker of …

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Ghani Signs Decree Ordering Distribution of e-ID Cards

President Ashraf Ghani has ordered the distribution of electronic identification cards, Press office of the second Vice President announced on Monday. A statement released by the office of the second Vice President said, President Ghani officially signed a decree on May 13, ordering the distribution of electronic ID cards and …

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