Afghan Biographies

Farahi, Ghulam Nabi Prof.

Name Farahi, Ghulam Nabi Prof.
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1958
Function/Grade State Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
History and Biodata

Prof. Ghulam Nabi Farahi
Telephone: 93 (0) 700 024444

1. Former Heads of the Office of the State Minister of Parliamentary Affairs OSMPA:
Dr. Farooq Wardak (2006),
Asadulah Khalid (2008),
Mohammed Anwar Jigdalak (2009)
Dr Humayoon Azizi (20100919 -20140930)
Dr Humayoon Azizi acting Minister (201401001)
acting Minister of  Office of the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Dr Karim Baz (20141209)

Prof. Ghulam Nabi Farahi(20150121)

Deputy Minister of Parliamentary Affairs:
Deputy administration and finance Minister: Mohammad Karim Baz Baaz, Kareem Baz, Pashtun, Dr. Karim Baz (20100104, 20110807, 20120809, 20150702)
Deputy parliamentary affairs minister: Syed Qutbuddin Roidad (20150702)

Spokesman Minister of Parliamentary Affairs:
Nematullah Basharwal (20110101, 20120905) Phone: 0789310041 Email:

2. Previous Functions:
Professor in Kabul University (Pashto literature Dep)
Deputy Minister of Finance (2001)
Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry (2003)
Deputy Minister of Finance in the Information, Culture and Tourism Ministry (2006, 20100910, 20110530, 20120404, 20140924)
acting Minister of Information and Culture (20141209, 20150120)
State Minister of Parliamentary Affairs (20150121)

3. Biodata:
farahi_ghulam_nabiProf. Ghulam Nabi Farahi was born 1958 in Farah Province, Afghanistan. He graduated from Abu Nasr Farahi High School in 1974 and he got his Bachelors degree in Literature from Kabul University and as well as his Masters Degree in 1983.
His carrier started as Professor in Kabul University (Pashto literature Dep).
Later in (2001) he was appointed as Deputy Minister of Finance. After that in (2003) I appointed as Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry furthermore in (2006) he joined Ministry of Information and Culture as Deputy Minister.

The Office of the Deputy Minister for Tourism and Administration is responsible for the development, promotion and co-ordination of all tourism activities in Afghanistan and for the development of transparent mechanisms for administration, planning, finance and accounting in the information, culture, tourism and youth field.

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