Afghan Biographies

Ishaqzai, Mohammad Anwar

Name Ishaqzai, Mohammad Anwar
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Provincial Governor Logar
History and Biodata

1. Former Governors of Logar Loghar:
Dr. Fazlullah Mojadiid (2001-2004)
Mohammad Aman Hamimi (2004-2005),
Eng. Sayed Abdul Karim Hashimi (2005-20070210),
Abdullah Wardak (200707, killed 20080913),
Lt Gen. Attiqullah Ludin (20081023-20120403),
Mohammad Tahir Sabri (20120403- 20120919 )
Mohammad Iqbal Aziz (20120920-120130417)
Arsala Jamal killed (20130418 - 20131015)
Mohammad Halim Fidaee ? (20131028)
Haji Mohammad Niaz Amiri, Niyaz (20131202-)
Mohammad Halim Fidai (20150519-20180216)
Anwar Khan Ishaqzai (20180217, 20190120)
Deputy Governor Logar:
Shujauddin Shuja Shuja Udddin (20100211),
Mohammad Hashim Faizi (20130425)
Qamaruddin Shekep
Qamaruddin Shakib (20151208, 20180426) killed in a Taliban ambush in Mohammad Agha District (20180426)

Governor's Spokesperson:
Din Mohammad Darwish, Deen Mohammad Darwish (20110605, 20120622, 20140821, 20150806)
Shahpoor Ahmadzai(20170803)
Salim Saleh, governor’s spokesman (20171025, 20180406)
Shamshad Larawi (20180806)

Provincial Health Director:
Dr. Mohammad Zarif Nayeb Khil,, Mohammad Zarif Nayebkhail Zarif Naibkhail Dr. Zarif Nayebkhail (20111202, 20120310, 20130727, 20140103)

Department of Education Director:
Abdul Matin Jafar (20110605)
Shapoor Arab (20171015)

Provincial Agriculture Director:
Mohammad Homayun (20111030)

Public Works Director:
Abdul Ahad Haqbin (20120107)

Logar women affairs director:
Mrs. Zuhra Ahmadzai (20111117)
Mrs. Raisa Shema (20131203)

Chairman of Hajj and Endowment:
Mawlavi Ghulam Rasool (20120825) came under attack by two motorcyclists in the bazaar of Waghjan of Mohammad Agha District and was killed (20120826)
Acting Hajj and Auqaf director Maulvi Ghulam Rasul Kamran was killed in Mohammad Agha District when three attackers on motorcyclists opened fire at him (20120826)
Chief prosecutor:
Mohammad Akram Nijat (20160605)
Provincial Information and Culture Director:
Mohammad Shafiq Popal(20170411)

2. Previous Functions Mohammad Anwar Ishaqzai:

Member of Wolesi Jirga 2005-2010
Member of 2011 Traditional Loya Jirga Commission TLJ  (20110608)
Member of High Peace
Council (20130217)
Provincial Governor Zabul Zabol (20150605-20160300)
Provincial Governor Badghis (2017-20180216)
Provincial Governor Logar (20180217)
3. Biodata:
Al Haj Mohammad Anwar Ishaqzai, an Afghan lawmaker from the southern Helmand province, has accused the foreign troops of helping the Taliban militants, according to a Pashtu-language Afghan daily.(20091217) Ishaqzai was an unsuccessful candidate in the 2010 Wolesi Jirga election. He got 1.029 votes. Mohammad Anwar Khan Ishaqzai governor of Logar and Brig. Gen. Amir Jaan Nasir chief of NDS of the province were targeted by a suicide attacker in Safid Sang area, Logar province and survived the attack.(20190120)


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