Afghan Biographies

Aimaq, Mrs. Safia Aymaq


Name Aimaq, Mrs. Safia Aymaq
Ethnic backgr. Aimaq
Date of birth 1966
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Badghis
History and Biodata

Safia Aimaq
Phone: 0799826871

2. Previous Functions:
Teacher in Badghis province at the central girls’ high school
Director of Administration and Finance in the Badghis Provincial Governor’s office for six years (2004-2010)
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Badghis

3. Biodata:
Aimaq_SafiaMrs. Safia Aymaq was born in 1966 in Qala-e-Now district, the urban center of Badghis province. Aymaq studied at the Badghis Teacher Training Institute in 2005 and was a teacher in Badghis province at the central girls’ high school for 18 years. After this time, she became the Director of Administration and Finance in the Badghis Provincial Governor’s office for six years, resigning during her candidacy for the 2010 election.  Aymaq was a candidate in the 2005 parliamentary elections but was unsuccessful, gaining 3909 votes, when the winning woman candidate in Badghis gained 7,211 votes. Aymaq participated in the Constitutional Loya Jirga in 2003.

Safia Aimaq is a independent Wolesi Jirga 2010 member.  Commission (2012): National Economy, NGOs, Rural Development, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry.

She is married and has one son.

Aimaq speaks Dari, Pashto, and English.

Last Modified 2012-06-17
Established 2010-10-28