The Governor's House in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan is a historic building and has a secret tunnel from the left side mosque to the Bala Hisar Fort it is about 1.25 km long, amidst what is now a park. It is close to the Peshawar Museum. It serves as the official residence of the Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The Governor House was commissioned in the early 20th century by the British. The famous British era contractor responsible for the Mardan-Chitral Road (Lowari Pass), Attock Landi Kotal Rail track and Drosh Fort Khan Bahadur Nawab Abdul Hameed Khan of Badrashi was contracted to build the building in a traditional Greco-Roman design prevalent in other grand British buildings across India.
Farman is associated with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) at least since 2002. He had been Member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly between 2013 and 2018. He also served as the minister for public health engineering and information in Khatak's cabinet. He was re-elected to the KPK Assembly as a candidate of PTI from Constituency PK-71 Peshawar-VI in 2018 Pakistani general election. He received 17,309 votes and defeated Sifat Ullah, a candidate of Pakistan Muslim League (N). On 16 August 2018, he was nominated for the post of Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. On 4 September 2018, he resigned from his Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly seat after casting his vote in the 2018 Pakistani presidential election. On 5 September 2018 Farman took oath as Governor of Khyber
Peshawar (Pashto: پېښور Pēx̌awar [peˈçawar] (About this soundlisten); Hindko: پشور; [pɪˈʃɔːɾ] (About this soundlisten); Urdu: پشاور [peˈʃaːʋər] (About this soundlisten)) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and its largest city. It is the sixth-largest in Pakistan. Peshawar is also the largest Pashtun-majority city in Pakistan. Situated in the broad Valley of Peshawar near the eastern end of the historic Khyber Pass, close to the border with Afghanistan, Peshawar's recorded history dates back to at least 539 BCE, making it the oldest city in Pakistan and one of the oldest cities in South Asia..