Afghan Biographies

Azizi, Lutfullah Maulvi

Name Azizi, Lutfullah Maulvi
Ethnic backgr. Uzbek
Date of birth 1972
Function/Grade Ex Governor
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions of Maulvi Lotfullah Azizi:
Takhar Provincial Council chief (20080120)
Provincial Governor Jawzjan (20150701, 20170207, 20210105))
3. Biodata:
Al-haj Mawlawi Mohammad Lotfullah Azizi was born 1972 in Taloqan, Takhar Province. He has BA degree in Islamic Studies. He was a canidate in 2005 Provincial Council Elections Takhar an won a seat in Provincial Council. He could not bag a seat in the 2010 Wolesi Jirga Election. He is a member of Jombesh-e Melli Islami, the political party/military faction headed by First Vice President General Abdul Rashid Dostum and is therefore a Governor appointee from the Ghani-Dostum camp.

Lotfullah Azizi, an ethnic Uzbek, was born in 1972 in Taloqan, Takhar province. He is one of the less-known appointees. (20150920)

Lutfullah Azizi was appointed as the provincial governor for Jawzjan six months ago by the Independent Directorate of Local Governance, but since then he stays in the capital Kabul and failed to take the Jawzjan rein due to apparently the opposition of Marshal Abdul Rashid Dostum. Mawlavi Abdul Hai Hayat, Dostums designated governor, now considers himself as the real governor of Jawzjan as he receives people at Dostum’s Palace in Sheberghan, capital of the province.(20200723)


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