The new elected chairman of IEC, Honorable Najeebullah Ahmadzai and his team appeared in a press conference today morning. Mr. Ahmadzai thanked the President and the Chief Executive for assigning such heavy job to him and his team in respect of leading IEC. He thanked IEC’s Ex Commissioners for their efforts too.
The Chairman of IEC committed that he will perform all his activities as a powerful team transparently and will amend all IEC’s procedures and documents according to new Election Law.
His Excellency Sarwar Danish, the Vice President of the country, introduced the new selected members of the IEC and they took their offices at the morning today. According to Election Law, the new honorable members voted for electing their Chairman, Deputies, and Secretary/Spokesman.
So, Mr. Najibullah Ahmadzai is elected as Chairman. Ms. Wasima Badghisi as Deputy for Operations, Mr. Abdul Qadar Qureishi as Deputy of Finance and Admin, and Mr. Dr. Gula Jan Abdul Badih Sayad as Secretary/Spokesman.
The Seventh FEMBoSA meeting organized in Bandus Island of Male capital of Maldives from 2-4 August 2016 with participation of delegation from Afghanistan, Bangaladish, Unan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka in rule of Technology for better conducting of elections.
In this annual meeting the IEC Afghanistan delegation that were consist of Dr. Abdul Rahman Hotaki IEC acting Chairman and Deputy , Mr. Abdul Rahim Nawakhtyar Head of External Relations i.e and Mr. Zemari Qalamyar head of Field Operations had active presence.
Prof. Mohammad Husain Garziwani, Commissioner of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan and Dr. Ahmad Jawed Habibi, the Deputy Chief Electoral Officer of the IEC was invited and actively participated in a regional workshop under the title of Electoral Dispute Resolution (EDR) and Electoral Justice (EJ), conducted on July 20-21, 2016 in Katmandu, Nepal. The workshop was organized and conducted by the Election Commission of Nepal.