Presidential Elections Afghanistan: Ashraf Ghani declared winner amid mass rigging allegations

Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani has been declared the winner of last September’s election following delays due to allegations of vote-rigging. Mr Ghani was re-elected with 50.64%. His main rival Abdullah Abdullah came in second with 39.52%. Opponents of Mr Ghani said the vote on 28 September was marred by massive fraud and technical problems with […]