Afghan Biographies

Munir, Noorullah Mawlawi

Name Munir, Noorullah Mawlawi
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Minister of Education
History and Biodata

1. Former Minister of Education:
Sheikh Mawlawi Munir Nurullah (20210911)

Deputy Minister of Education: 
Mawlawi Sakhaullah (20211005)
Maulvi Saeed Ahmad Shahidkhel (20211122)

Director of foreign relations at the education ministry:
Daud Haqqani (20210911)

2. Previous Function:
Minister of Education (202100907) acting

3. Biodata:
Sheikh Molvi Noorullah Munir has invited criticism after a video of him shared on social media shows the Taliban Minister questioning the relevance of higher education.  "No Phd degree, master's degree is valuable today. You see that the Mullahs and Taliban that are in the power, have no Phd, MA or even a high school degree, but are the greatest of all," Sheikh Molvi Noorullah Munir is heard saying in a video. (20210907)

Last Modified 2021-10-07
Established 2021-09-08