Kabul, Afghanistan, June 20, 2015 - H.E Mohammad Ashraf Ghani the president of Afghanistan met with the leadership of the Independent Election and Electoral Complaints Commissions.
In the meeting that took place in ARG, the leadership of the commissions presented their ideas and proposals on conducting elections for the Lower House of the National Assembly and the District Councils. Their proposals included reevaluating polling centers, verification of voter's ID cards, recruiting permanent staff for the commissions and preparing lists of voters.
Kabul, Afghanistan, March 31, 2015 - Under Article 156 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) has been established and is responsible for administering and supervising any kind of elections and referring to general public opinion in the country.
Kabul, Afghanistan, March 11, 2015 - In an interview with media, the IEC chairman Dr. Ahmad Yousuf Nuristani says that he welcomes any kind of legal reforms in Electoral commissions.
He says that some media groups, civil societies and some members of the parliament are trying to disgrace the electoral system. He added that they would not let anyone who are trying to bring illegal reforms according to their own wishes.
Kabul, Afghanistan, March 10, 2015 - The IEC celebrated International Women’s Day on March 10, 2015 within its media center.
The event was attended by Mr. Ahmad Yosuf Nooristani, Chairman of the IEC, commissioners, Mr. Awrangzib, Deputy Chief Electoral Officer, heads of departments and female staff of the IEC.
First of all, Mr. Nooristani talked about the importance of a woman in Islam and a society.