In what is a clear sign of the progress being made by the National Unity Government, Their Excellencies President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah presided over the swearing in of sixteen more members of Cabinet at the Presidential Palace after they had been approved by Parliament. The selection of four female ministers, in charge of the Labor, Education, Women’s Affairs and Counter-Narcotics portfolios, highlights the great strides being achieved with regards to the empowerment of women in the country.
The new Ministers have already commenced their work, after having sworn an oath to protect the rights of citizens and to abide by the constitution. His Excellency President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani wished them success in their roles which ultimately are to serve the people of Afghanistan. Only the position of Minister of Defence is still vacant and a new candidate is expected to be named in the near future.
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