Ashraf Ghani

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Ashraf Ghani
اشرف غنی
Ashraf Ghani December 2014.jpg
President of Afghanistan
Assumed office
29 September 2014
Vice PresidentAbdul Rashid Dostum
Preceded byHamid Karzai
Chancellor of Kabul University
In office
22 December 2004 – 21 December 2008
Preceded byHabibullah Habib
Succeeded byHamidullah Amin
Minister of Finance
In office
2 June 2002 – 14 December 2004
Preceded byHedayat Amin Arsala
Succeeded byAnwar ul-Haq Ahady
Personal details
Born
Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai

(1949-02-12) February 12, 1949 (age 71)
Logar, Afghanistan
NationalityAfghanistan
Political partyIndependent
Spouse(s)Rula Ghani
Children2
Alma materAmerican University of Beirut
Columbia University

Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai (Pashto: اشرف غني‎, Persian: اشرف غنی‎, born February 12, 1949) is President of Afghanistan. He became President of Afghanistan on 29 September 2014.[1] He was elected as the President of Afghanistan on 21 September 2014.

Life[change | change source]

Ghani was born on February 12, 1949.[2][3] On May 2, 2008, he made his first book, called Fixing Failed States: A Framework for Rebuilding a Fractured World.[4] In 2011, he made another book, titled Afghanistan: A Lexicon Ashraf Ghani[5]

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