VP Saleh Hosts Counter-Corruption Ambassadors Meeting

VP Saleh Hosts Counter-Corruption Ambassadors Meeting

Saturday, August 29, 2020 Kabul (BNA) The country’s First Vice-President Amrullah Saleh hosted a meeting of ambassadors to investigate ways of fighting corruption and restore good governance, a statement said Friday. At the meeting which was held at First Vice President Office and was jointly led by European Union Ambassador to Afghanistan Pierre Mayaudon and British ambassador Alison Blake , the first vice-president said the government leadership was taking firm steps to increase custom revenues, provide documents and proves against the corrupt individuals and circles, bring further transparency and facilitation in the procurements and restore a good and transparent governance in the country, the statement from first VP press office added.

Millions of afghanis embezzled in Herat police ration

Millions of Afghanis embezzled in Herat police ration

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Food offered to policemen and officers of different ranks in 24 hours in western Herat province is not according to the list based on their ration allowance, Pajhwok Afghan News has learned reliably. Photos, videos and other documents of daily food offered to police show the meal is not according to the general list, which is prepared on the basis of ration allowance, with the bulk of embezzlement taking place in the amount allocated for rice and meat in food allowance of every policeman.

Afghanistan Grappling with Corruption

Afghanistan Grappling with Corruption

Combating corruption has long been a prerequisite for international grants and the government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has made innumerable commitments to eroding corruption. In 2018 Geneva Conference on Afghanistan, focused on policy and strategy, Afghanistan’s short-term deliverables for 2019-2020 under the Mutual Accountability Framework were established as below: