Politician and statesman. He was
In 1970 he completed 50th
District Governorship Course with success and was assigned to
After his military service, he became District Governor of YozgatSarıkaya between the years 1973-1976, Malatya City Chief Constable between 1 September 1976-9 October 1977, Kahramanmaraş Representative of Prefect between 9 October 1977-30 January 1978, for the second time Malatya City Chief Constable between 31 January 1978-14 December 1978, Central Chief Constable in General Directorate of Security, Ministry of Internal Affairs between 15 December 1978-21 December 1979.
He was assigned to the duty of Vice General Directorate of Chief Constable of Ministry of Internal Affairs, which he started as an agent on the 21st of December 1979, as the principal on the 8th of September 1980. With the Cabinet Decree dated 29 August 1980 he was assigned to the Prefect of Rize and continued between 12 September 1980 - 28 October 1980 this duty and Mayorship of Rize. Between 29 October 1980 –and 8 February 1984 he worked around three years as Central Prefect of Central Organization of Ministry of Internal Affairs. On the 9th of February 1984 he was appointed Prefect of Gaziantep.
AbdülkadirAksu resigned from this duty of Gaziantep Governorship, which lasted around three years, on the 18th of September 1987 and was elected as Diyarbakır Parliamentarian of the 18th Period via the list of Anavatan Party on the 29th of November 1987 and started his works in the Parliament. In December 1987, he was selected Group Deputy Chairman of his party in the Assembly.
AbdülkadirAksu, who became one of the prominent figures of Anavatan Party in a short time, started his duty of Minister of Internal Affairs on the 31st of March 1989 and continued this duty until the 48th Republic Government which was established on the 23rd of June 1991.
He was re-elected as Diyarbakır
Parliamentarian from Anavatan Party in general elections of 24th December 1995
and entered the Parliament. After a short time, he was selected as Group Deputy
Chairman and served as State Minister responsible of GAP (T.N. Turkish project
In 1996 AbülkadirAksu passed to Refah Party under the leadership of Prof. NecmettinErbakanas a conservative politician, which created a public expectation for him to continue his service in this party.
This expectation was fulfilled and
AbdülkadirAksu resigned on the 16th of August 1996 from Anavatan
Party and joined the Refah Party. In this party which was familiar to him he
served as member of General Administrative Board and Vice General Director.
After the Refah Party was closed by the
When the Fazilet Party was also
closed by the
Justice and Development Party (AK
Parti) they established with his friends became focus of the public in a short
time. It achieved a great success in 2002 elections and established the
government on its own. AbdülkadirAksu who was one of the founders of the party was
elected PM from
While he was Vice General Director responsible of AK Party local administrations he was reassigned to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and continued his duty also in the 59th government established under the leadership of Erdoğan. Aksu, who left his duty on 7th May 2007 due to the Election Law, was re-elected as the Parliamentarian from Istanbul 3rd zone during 22nd July 2007 general elections and continued his works in the Parliament. He kept his high level representative positions as Vice General Director responsible of Political and Legal Issues, member of Central Administrative Board and Central Administrative Board of Decisions at AK Party. Aksu is married, has two children and four grandchildren. He speaks German.