It is said that President Ghani had asked Abdul Rab Rassoul Sayyaf to chair the peace consultative Loya Jirga, which was supposedly rejected by Mr Sayyaf.
On the other hand, according to unconfirmed
reports, many prominent members of the committee, organizing the peace Jirga,
They are expected to hold a press conference and give details regarding the issue.
The peace consultative Jirga is scheduled to be held in Kabul on 29 April and continue for three days. 3000 people from across the country are expected to attend the Jirga.
Meanwhile, political parties, Jihadi faces, and
some institutions have boycotted the Loya Jirga, arguing that this Jirga is an
election campaign and ceremonial which will not solve the problems of
However, president Ghani has repeatedly stressed on holding the Jirga, saying that it will be held on its determined time.
Political faces such as former president Hamid Karzai, Hanif Atmar, Sayed Ahmad Gelani, Ata M. Noor, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, Mohammad Mohaqeq … political parties such as Hezb-e Jamiat Islami, Junbish Milli, Wahdat, Mahaz-e Milli, Hezb-e Islami … have boycotted the Loya Jirga.