Zakani elected as Tehran mayor
In the afternoon meeting of the Tehran City Council, Alireza Zakani was elected as the mayor of Tehran, winning the highest number of votes in the 21-member council.
Tehran Gets New Mayor
The City Council of Tehran elected Seyed Mohammad Ali Afshani as the new mayor of the Iranian capital on Sunday. Afshani, who served as the governor of Fars Province in Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s first term, was chosen by 19 votes of the 21 members on Sunday morning to fill the unexpired term of former Mayor […]
City Council accepts Mayor Najafi’s 2nd resignation
After an expert-level session, councilors at Tehran City Council (TCC) finally agreed with the second resignation of Tehran’s Mayor Mohammad Ali Najafi with 15 out of 21 votes in favor. After resignation of Tehran’s mayor on Monday for the second time, councilors mulled over the resignation process and agreed with it unanimously. Of 21 votes […]
Tehran mayor Najafi resigns for illness
Tehran’s Mayor Mohammad-Ali Najafi has reportedly resigned from his post, citing ill health. “The resignation letter has been submitted to City Council’s Chairman Mohsen Hashemi, but has not been received by Council members yet,” the source said. Asked if the Council members would approve of Najafi’s resignation, the source said, “The matter is yet to […]