|History and Biodata
Director of Afghan Post / Head Afghan Post, Afghan Postal Directorate previously under the purview of Ministry of Communication and IT:
Ahmad Wais Wahid (2014, 20190503, 20200114)
Workers in Afghan Postal Directorate as of 20190603:
Mrs. Holia Sharifi
Afghan Post was established in 1878 by Afghanistan’s then ruler, Emir Sher Ali Khan, and was accepted into the Universal Postal Union in 1928.
Afghan Post, previously part of the Telecommunications and Information Technology Ministry, has been converted to an independent administration in compliance with a presidential decree issued on Sunday Jan 12, 2020. The decree contains eight articles and has asked the ministries concerned to organize work of Afghan Post Office. About 463 post offices are operating across Afghanistan currently.