Afghan Biographies

Akbarzada, Muhammad Musa Khan


Name Akbarzada, Muhammad Musa Khan
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1950
Function/Grade Ex Governor
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions of Gen. Musa Khan Akbarzada:
Counsellor in the Afghan Consulate in Peshawar (Pakistan) during Mujahedin Rule in Afghanistan (1992 - 1995),
Provincial Governor Ghazni (20100513-20150902)

3. Biodata Musa Khan Akbarzada:
akbarzada_musa-khanMohammad Musa Khan Akbarzada Ahmadzai, was born 1950 in Paktia Province where he is a resident. Akbarzada, an ethnic Pashtun, is a retired general who first served during the time of the Daud Khan administration in the 1970s. He is a former jihadi commander. He was a commander of the Itthdi Islami of Abdul Rab Rasul Sayaf. He also served as council general of Afghanistan in Peshawar during the Mujahideen government under Burhanuddin Rabbani.
Sahib Khan, Moqur district chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News Governor Musa Khan Akbarzada had asked him to work in support of particular candidates for the 2010 Wolesi Jirga Election. When he refused to do so, Khan was forced to quit. Khan said he had been replaced by Haji Fazal Ahmad, who also asked him to support some candidates. However, he refused to act in violation of the election law. "They also offered me money but I declined." (20100918)

Hamidullah Nawroz, Head of the Provincial Government, told reporters that Governor Musa Khan Akbarzada spent most of his time on "unofficial visits". Since his appointment 10 months back, the governor had spent only two months in Ghazni, Nawroz said. This claim was strongly refuted by Akbarzada. (20110218).

Safiullah Ibrahimi, advisor of Ghazni governor Mohammad Musa Khan Akbarzada Ahmadzai , working for good governance in the historical southern city had been reported to have embezzled more than $40,000 and disappeared of the office.(20131109)

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