Notable People

Pervez Khattak

Pervez Khan Khattak is a Pakistani politician, currently serving as the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. . He also served as the Irrigation Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and twice Minister of Industries & Labour in the past.
BornJanuary 1, 1950 (age 68), Manki, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Shams Ul Mulk

Shamsul Mulk, Ph.D., HI, is a Pakistani civil engineer and a Technocrat. Shamsul Mulk also served as the 24th Chief Minister of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province under the Military Government of Chief of Army Staff General Pervez Musharraf. 
Born: Dagai, Nowshera,Pakistan

Nasrullah Khan Khattak

Nasrullah Khan Khattak, son of Mir Aslam Khan Khattak, was a Pakistani politician from the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. He was born in 1928 in the village of Manki, Nowshera District.
Born1928, Pakistan
DiedNovember 2, 2009, Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Mian Iftekhar Hussain

Mian Ifthikhar Hussain from Pabbi, Nowshera was a serving provincial information minister of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan. A senior party activist of the Awami National Party and former student leader of the Pakhtun Student Federation. 
BornApril 15, 1958 (age 59),Pabbi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Qazi Hussain Ahmad

Qazi Hussain Ahmad was an Islamic scholar, clergyman, democracy activist, and former Emir of Jamaat-e-Islami, the socially conservative Islamist political party in Pakistan. 
BornJanuary 12, 1938, Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
DiedJanuary 6, 2013, Islamabad

Sami Ul Haq

Maulana Sami ul Haq is a Pakistani religious scholar and a politician. He is regarded as the “Father of the Haqqania Students,because of His relationship between a student and Teacher is a relationship of Father …
BornDecember 18, 1937 (age 80), Akora Khattak

Ajmal Khattak

Ajmal Khattak was a Pakistani politician, writer, Pashtun poet, Khudai Khidmatgar, former President of Awami National Party and close friend of the late Khan Wali Khan.
BornSeptember 15, 1925, Akora Khattak
DiedFebruary 7, 2010, Peshawar

Khushal Khan Khattak

Khushāl Khān Khattak, also called Khushāl Bābā, was an Afghan or Pashtun warrior-poet, chief, and freedom fighter from the Khattak tribe of the Pashtuns. 
DiedFebruary 19, 1689, Tirah
TitleNational poet of Afghanistan
Buried: Akora Khattak Nowshera

Naseer Ullah Baber

Major-General Naseerullah Khan Babar was Minister of Internal Security of Pakistan. He is also famous because of Operation against MQM in Karachi in 1994-95. 
Born1928, Pir Piai
DiedJanuary 10, 2011, Peshawar
Prime MinisterBenazir Bhutto

Razia Sultana

Vice Chancellor Shaheed Benazir Bhutto women university peshawar.

Born: Dagi Jadeed,  Nowshera, pakistan

Fayaz Khan Kheski

Artist & Vocalist.                          famous for his classic Pushtu music. 

famous song: Zama loya guna da da che poshtun yem

Born: Khueshgi Nowshera


Bakhtiar Khttak

Bakhtiar Khattak is a Pakistani popular Pashto musician and singer from Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. . He also worked in AVT Khyber as a host. He is fascinated with Khan Abdul Ghani Khan’s poetry.

Born: Nowshera Sadar

Mian Jamshid Udden KakaKhel

Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Department of Excise & Taxation.

Born: Nowshera

Saad Ullah Jan Barq

Saadullah Jan Barq born in Nowshera on 11, may 1940. He is Pathan(and by tribe Andar) Pakistan.
He start a simply life, he received his early education in Pabbi. He likes to read books. After early education he started going to library to polish his scale. Due to his scale in field of Arts ( reading and writing) , he get his first job in FM RADIO Pakistan.This was his first start in Media. Then he writes many dramas for Radio and after that in field of writing he writes many serious and comedy drama for PTV Pakistan. Which are still popular in public.
He is also regard as a pashto poet. And writes books in field of poetry.
His book in field of research and analyst is also present in market.

Abdul Haq Haqqani

1st chancellor of Daar ulom e Haqqania 

MNA For peshawar division 

Title: Shaih Ul Hadith

Born: 11 jan 1912 akora khattak,nowshera

Died: 7 sept 1988 peshawar

Awards: Sitara-E-Imtiaz

Honorary PhD in Divinity , pishawar university

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