Afghan Biographies

Ahmadzai, Gul Nabi MajGen

Name Ahmadzai, Gul Nabi MajGen
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Kabul Garrison Commander
History and Biodata

1. Former Kabul Garrison Commanders:
Gen Abdul Rahman Rahman Rahimi (20150508)
Gen Gul Nabi Ahmadzai (20160513)

Kabul Garrison Commander position was created based on a decision by the Council of Ministers. The Kabul Police Commander will serve as the Garrison General's deputy. The Kabul Garrison Commander will have the authority to coordinate operations between the Afghan army, police and intelligence service.

2. Previous Functions Maj Gen Gul Nabi Ahmadzai:
Chief of Training and Education Department at the Ministry of Interior Affairs (20090625)
505th Spinghar Zone 505th Spin Ghar Zone Commander ANP Police (20110228, 20120705, 20130123, 20140115, 20151015)
Kabul Garrison Commander (20160513)

3. Biodata:

ahmadzai_gul_nabiIn a bid to bring reforms in the police, the Interior Minister dismissed the General Commander of Border Police Force, Gul Nabi Ahmadzai, and appointed General Shafiq Fazli instead.(20140115)

Gul Nabi Ahmad Zai the new commander of  Kabul garrison noted that there are enough facilities and equipments for Afghan forces but the only thing that is important is coordination.(20160513)

The Attorney General's Office of Afghanistan (AGO) on June 11, 2017 announced that it has decided to suspend Gul Nabi Ahmadzai, the commander of Kabul Garrison and Kabul police chief Hassan Shah Frogh. A mass rally was in protest against government for failing to prevent attacks in Kabul city following the May 31, 2017 deadly truck bombing in Wazir Akbar Khan area, which is not only in the heart of the city but is also in the diplomatic zone.(20170612)

Last Modified 2017-06-12
Established 2012-10-12