Bachelor, Kabul University, 1971. Master of Arts, University Hawaii, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hawaii, 1986.
Minister state foreign affairs Islamic State Afghanistan, Kabul, 1992—1996. Lecturer Department Politics, University Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, since 2002.
Active Dunedin Abrahamic Interfaith Group, Dunedin, 2004—2009. Member of New Zealand Political Studies Association.
Married Zarghona Kaker, May 5, 1965. Children: Amina Kaker, Sumayyah Kaker, Sajida Kaker, Hashmatullah Kaker.