Maryam Nawaz (Politician) Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Maryam Nawaz Sharif

Real NameMaryam Nawaz Sharif
ProfessionPakistani Politician
PartyPakistan Muslim League(N)
Political Journey • In 2011 Maryam Nawaz decided to join the PML(N) to assist her father, she got the Membership in the same year.
• In November 2013, Maryam was appointed as the chairperson of Prime Minister’s Youth Programme and held responsibilities for coordination, management, finalization and supervision of the implementation of the program.
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weightin Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143.3 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 October 1973
Age (as in 2017)44 Years
Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownLahore, Pakistan
SchoolNot Known
CollegeConvent of Jesus and Mary, King Edward Medical University, University of Punjab
Educational QualificationsM.A. (English Literature)
Ph.D. in Political Science (Disputed)
FamilyFather- Nawaz Sharif (Politician)
Maryam Nawaz with Nawaz Sharif
Mother- Kulsoom Nawaz
Kalsoom Nawaz
Brothers- Hussain and
Hussain Nawaz Sharif
Hassan Nawaz Sharif
Sister- Asma
ReligionIslam (Sunni)
Controversies• In November 2014, she had to resign as head of the 'Youth Loan Programme' because PTI had filed a case against her for allegedly not experienced enough for the position she was holding.
• In April 2016, Maryam Nawaz a.k.a Mariam Safdar, along with her siblings Hasan Nawaz Sharif and Hussain Nawaz Sharif were named in the Panama Papers as allegedly hiding their wealth in off-shore tax havens.

German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung tweeted some documents to expose the role of Mariam Nawaz in Panama Papers.
Mariam Nawaz a.k.a Mariam Safdar Panamagate
• On 6 July 2018, in a verdict on the Avenfield reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau, the Federal Judicial Complex of Pakistan sentenced her father, Nawaz Sharif, to 10 years (fined £8 million), and Maryam Nawaz and her husband Safdar Awan to 7 years (£2 million) and 1 year in prison, respectively.
Favourite Things
Favourite PoliticianNawaz Sharif
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Husband/Spouse Muhammad Safdar Awan (Politician, Retired Army Officer, m. 1992 - present)
Mariam Nawaz husband Muhammad Safdar Awan
ChildrenSon- Muhammad Junaid Safdar
Maryam Nawaz with her son Junaid
Daughters- Mehr-un-Nisa Munir,
Mehrunnisa Safdar
Mahnoor Safdar
Mahnoor Safdar
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)$20 million

Maryam Nawaz

Some Lesser Known Facts About Maryam Nawaz

  • Does Maryam Nawaz smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Maryam Nawaz drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • She is the chairperson of the Sharif Trust since 1997.
  • Her Great-grandfather was the Great Gama, who was a wrestler(born as Ghulam Muhammad).
  • In 2013, she got politically active and did election marketing campaigns for her father Nawaz Sharif for the general election.
  • Her husband is 10 years older to her.
  • In 2017, she was selected as one of the BBC’s 100 Women.