Afghan Biographies

Nadeem, Nida Muhammad Sheikh Mawlawi


Name Nadeem, Nida Muhammad Sheikh Mawlawi
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Taliban Governor Nangahar
History and Biodata

1. Former Governors Nangahar: 

Haji Saheb Din Mohammad Haji Aizizullah Din Mohammad (2002-2004),
Gul Agha Shirzai stepped down because Presidential Election 2014 (20050712-20131000),
Maulvi Attalullah Ludin (20131114-20150321 resigned)
Salim Khan Kunduzi (20150519, 20161002 resigned)
Gulab Mangal (20161019, 20180513 resigned)
Hayatullah Hayat (20180514-20190203)
Shah Mahmood Miakhel (20190204, 20200823)
Zia ul Haq Amarkhil (20200823)
Maulvi Nida Mohammad Nadim (20210815)

Deputy Governor Nangarhar Province:·
Dr. Mohamad Alam Ishaqzai (20100204),
Mohammad Gardewal Mohammad Hanif Gardiwal (20110331, 20161022, 2018)
Mrs. Habiba Kakar Qazizada (20180520, 20201112)
Tamim Arif Mohmand (20181201)
Babrak Miakhel (20210520)

Governor's spokesman:
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai (20100926, 20120916, 20140828)
Ataullah Khogyani Attaullah Khogyani (20160109, 20170517, 20180111, 20190622)

Director of Refugees Department:
Ghulam Haidar Faqirzai (20120109)

Director of Women Affairs Department:
Mrs. Anisa Imrani Anisa Umrani (20111003, 20121225, 2018)
Mrs. Fatana Aziz (20200513, 20210515)

Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock Department Director:
Mohammad Hussain Safi, Husain Mohammad Hussain Sapi (20110726, 20120312)
Engineer Samiullah Nasrat  died in a traffic accident.(20191117)
Agriculture Director Enamulah Sapi (20210123)

Public health Department Director:
Dr. Ajmal Pardes (20100910)·
Dr. Baz Muhammad Sherzad, Dr. Baaz Mohammad Sherzad  (20110925, 20120527)
Najibullah Kamawal, the head of the Nangarhar health department (20151012, 20181002)
Dr. Naseer Durrani Nasir Durani (20200630)
Public Health Director Dr. Nasir Kamawal (20210123)
Dr Nasir Ahmad Durani (20210613)

Public Welfare Department Director:
Muhammad Arif (20100909)

Department of Information and Culture Director:
Aurang Samim Awrang Samim (20110317, 20111121)
Qari Hanif (20210824)

Department of Labor and Social Affairs Director:
Abdul Hakim Sherzad (20110313, 20170517)

Department of Education Director:
Dr. Allah Dad (20110331)
Mohammad Asif Shinwari (20110920)
Haseebullah Shinwarai (20181112)

Department of Economy Director:
Sayed Qayas (20110331)

Department of Hajj and Auqaf Director:
Maulvi Abdul Aziz Khairkhwa (20110824)
Mohammad Zahir Haqqani (20180307) killed by suicide bomber

Water and Energy, Power department Director:
Eng. Mohibur Rahman Momand Mohib-ul Rahman (20111101, 20121120)

Provincial Traffic Director:
Ghulam Dastageer Dastagir (20110825)

Public works director:
Fazal Rabi Walizai (20120225) was seriously injured by attack of unknown men in Farm Heda area of that province. (20121015)

Zabit Khan Mangal (20170408)
Head of Youth Affairs Department:
Noor Agha Zwak (20120529)

Tribal and border affairs director:
Baryalai Gardiwal (20120801) sacked

Wajihur Rahman (Fazal Hadi Shinwari’s son) Wajah-ur-Rehman Shinwari (20120803, 20210124)
Head of the provincial customs Department:
Elhamuddin Muzhar (20170412)
Head of the Population Registration Department:

Hafeez Pahlawan (20170621)


Agate is illegally extracted from Helmand while Jade is extracted in Kunar and Nangarhar and sent to Pakistan, but Chinese companies are their main customers.(20160719)



2. Previous Function:
Taliban intelligence chief for Eastern Afghanistan (20210304)
Taliban Governor Nangahar (20210815)

3. Biodata:
Sheikh Nida Mohammed Nadim Maulvi Nida Mohammad Nadeem Mullah Neda Mohammad

Last Modified 2021-09-20
Established 2021-08-15