Afghan Biographies

Niazi, Nasima Naseema Neyazi Niazai Mrs.


Name Niazi, Nasima Naseema Neyazi Niazai Mrs.
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1971
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Helmand reelected
History and Biodata

Nasima Niazai
Phone: 0706405331

2. Previous Functions:
Basic literacy course teacher in the Helmand
Education Departmen (1986-1989)
Director of Shahid Mohammad Ekhlash Middle School (1989-1992)unemployed under the Mujahideen (1992-1996)
She conducted a home course for girlsUnder the Taliban government (1996-2001
Principal of the Central Girls’ High School (2001-2005)
Wolesi Jirga Member 2005 MP MNA Helmand,
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Helmand, reelected

3. Biodata:
Niazi_NasimaNasima Niazi was born 1971 in Bolan village, Lashkargah District, Helmand Province. Niazai completed her secondary education at Lashkargah Girls’ High School in 1986. She later graduated from the Helmand Teacher Training Institute in 2004. She was the principal of a girls Highschool.

Niazai has connections with organizations in Helmand working for women’s rights, human rights and counter-narcotics. Niazi  is a supporter of Hamid Karzai. It is said she is a member of Afghan Millat a leftist Party. Niazai has been affiliated with the “Reformist” group in parliament.

Ms. Nasima Niazi ‎ was a member of the Committee on Communications, transportation, urban, housing and municipalities Wolesi Jirga 2005.

Commission (2012): Transport, Telecommunications, Urban and Housing Affairs, Water and Power Supply
and Municipal Affairs

She is married and has six children.

She speaks Pashto and also Dari and Urdu.

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