The Duties and Responsibilities of Ministry of Justice

The Ministry of Justice is an important government institution that works in close coordination and cooperation with the Legislature and Judiciary Organs. This Ministry with the vision of rule of law and ensuring justice in the country, has the duty of drafting laws and decrees of the president, drafting, scrutinizing and processing of legislative documents, implementing the recommendations of the conventions, which Afghanistan has acceded to, printing and publishing legislative documents, symbols and trademarks in the official gazette, addressing legal claims of citizens, implementing the final verdicts of courts in the legal and civil cases, defending public properties in courts, providing free legal services to the destitute accused persons, providing legal awareness, peruse and processing of application for acquiring/giving up nationality, registering and scrutinizing of political parties, social organizations, property dealers and petition writers, notarizing legal documents, and the responsibility of chairmanship and Secretariat affairs of the High Commission for Combating against Human Trafficking and Smuggling of migrants and so on.

 

Message of the Minister

1 week ago

The Ministry of Justice however has experienced many changes, in particular, procedural changes during the last twenty years; but most importantly, it needs further in depth changes and innovations from substantial point of view.  We are not making promises to do unfeasible and impractical things, however at the same time, our intention is to work honestly, sympathetically and on the basis of the commitment we have for this soil and people. The ministry of Justice as a coordinating body between tertiary organs of the State, is specifically tasked for legislation affairs and processing of the legislative documents. However Afghanistan a rich country in terms of laws, but we do not want to be confronted with a jungle of inapplicable laws. Read More...

Qazawatpooh Fazil Ahmad Manawi
Fazel Ahmad Manawi Minister of Justice

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Tue, Sep 15 2020 2:30 PM
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Ministry of Justice in Need of More Innovations

Qazawatpooh Fazil Ahmad Manawi- the Acting and nominated Minister of Justice in his introductory ceremony emphasized that the Ministry of Justice however has experienced more procedural. . .

Mon, Sep 14 2020 7:13 PM
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Introduction of Mr. Fazil Ahmad Manawi as Acting Minister of Justice

Esteemed Qazawatpooh Fazil Ahmad Manawi, appointed as the nominee and acting Minister of Justice as per the separate orders of the Office of President, was introduced today, during an. . .

Sun, Aug 23 2020 3:40 PM
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Introduction of Mr. Gul Mohammad Gulzai as Deputy Financial and Administrative Minister of Justice

August 23rd 2020

Mr. Gul Mohammad Gulzai was introduced as the Deputy Minister of Finance and Administration of the Ministry of Justice of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan based on the. . .

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Introduction Of Mr. Fazil Ahmad Manawi As Acting Minister Of Justice

Report of the High Commission to Combat Human Trafficking and Migrants Smuggling- 2018

Achievements of the Ministry of Justice in the area of Legislation during the term of National Unity Government;

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