Afghan Biographies

Nabi, Mohammad Khwaja

Name Nabi, Mohammad Khwaja
Ethnic backgr. Tajik
Date of birth
Function/Grade Parwan Warlord
History and Biodata

3. Biodata:
Khwaja Mohammad Nabi is a powerful former Jihadi leader (Jamiat-i-Islami Afghanistan led by Prof Burhanuddin Rabbani) and power broker in the central Parwan region.

Khwaja Mohammad Nabi surrendered his weapons to DIAG included two tanks of Soviet era, one mortar, one RPG and some other light and heavy weapons. Khwaja Mohammad Nabi said he had used these weapons against Russian forces on their invasion of Afghanistan.(20090901)

An armed clash took place between the supporters of two warlords in Gul Ghundai picnic spot near Charikar 20130322 which left three civilians dead and a cop among four wounded. Reliable sources said the clash took place between the supporters of Governor Abdul Baseer and Khwaja Nabi over an old dispute. (201300323)


Nabi's son Ferdaws has been arrested with three others for their involvement in three civilian deaths during Nowruz 2013. The clash which led to the civilian deaths allegedly broke out between Ferdaws, police, and the guards of MP Mirrahman Rahmani after the police started to search Ferdaws' car. Parwan provincial council officials said Ferdaws has been disturbing the people for a long time but the police had failed to react. (20130324) Deputy provincial council chief Abdul Zahir Salangi also said, “Son of former Afghan warlord Khawajah Nabi is involved in major cases including murder of ordinary people, and the people of Parwan province are expecting strict actions against him which has not happened so far.”(20130324)

Last Modified 2015-07-22
Established 2013-03-24