SOUTH KURDISTAN (IRAQ)
MESOP THE DOSKY FAMILY TAKES OVER OIL & PHILOSOPHY
Kurdish professor in Duhok selected by PM Abadi as proposed new Iraqi oil minister
RUDAW – 1 4 2016 – ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Nzar Mohammed Salim Doski, the new Iraqi oil minister selected by the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi for his new government cabinet, is a Kurdish professor and dean of a faculty in Duhok University.
For that position, Doski told Rudaw that he “was suggested by an advisor of Abadi and interviewed by a committee of four persons during the Newroz holidays.” Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi presented his list outlining the proposed new cabinet on Thursday as part of his promise to reform the government. Sixteen ministries are to be changed as part of this process. “Abadi’s office notified me today to submit my documents,” Doski said following his appointment.Doski, who is a doctor of Philosophy, got his PHD at Sheffield University in the UK in 1970. Doski was an instructor at the University of Mosul for 34 years, and he has been teaching at the Duhok University for 10 years. www.mesop.de