Uncertain fate of election major challenge
The National Unity Government (NUG) has not taken any action during the first three years of its five-year term that can instill hope in people for their future. Instead of progress, Afghans witness a reverse trend in all areas, from tenuous political and security situation to economic challenges. The president paves the way for violation of laws than gradual rule of law as he had promised. One recent instance of the president’s malpractice is the removal of IEC chief Najibullah Ahmadzai. He was fired at the behest of the presidential palace in a way some lawyers describe it as illegal. The electoral commissioners decided to have Ahmadzai sacked due to pressures from ARG. Meanwhile, the IEC chief said his resistance against, and prevention of the interference of ARG and Office of CEO led to his termination.Read More..