The presidential palace on Tuesday informed that President Ghani hosted a number of athletes and sportspersons on Monday night at the palace. The Attorney General Farid Hamidi was also present in the meeting where he was asked to ensure a proper “investigation into the sexual abuse allegations of Afghan Football Federation” and “bring those guilty to book”.
The statement also added that the president expressed that the government has zero-tolerance for abuse of authority to sexually exploit people regardless of gender. He added that “a probe to investigate the matter commenced earlier today under Deputy Attorney General”.
This comes after allegations were out against members of the Afghanistan Football Federation on charge of sexual abuse and harassment.