Newly Elected MPs to Vote in Speaker of House

The Wolesi Jirga/Lower House members, who have been recently elected are set to choose the speaker of the house on Saturday.

Although Kabul elections results are yet to be announced apart from the parliamentary elections are yet to be conducted for Ghazni province, the officials say that MPs have decided to go ahead and elect a speaker.

Rahimullah Ghalib, the deputy head of parliament’s secretariat has said that in the above case, the former MPs of Ghazni retain their right to vote for the speaker nominees on Saturday elections, but have not the right to be elected.

The parliament was inaugurated on April 26 after a two-month delay and since then two general sessions have been left.

11 / May 2019
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