Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

FEFA hails approval of law on poll panels

FEFA hails approval of law on poll panels

Jul 17, 2013 - 17:53

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): The Free and Fair Elections Forum of Afghanistaninfo-icon (FEFA) on Wednesday welcomed the presidential endorsement of a law on the structure, duties and authority of election bodies.

A statement from FEFA said it considered the law approval a step forward toward legitimizing the poll panels and a positive approach toward transparency of the electoral process.

“FEFA acknowledges the efforts made by members of parliament, civil societyinfo-icon organisations, political parties and media in introducing appropriate recommendations for the improvement of the law.”

The forum thanked President Karzai for endorsing the law, urging the government to take appropriate measures and formulate a monitoring mechanism for better implementation of the measure.

FEFA said it believed the approval and endorsement of this law besides other factors shall play a significant and efficient role in holding transparent and fair elections.


Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment


Twitter Update