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10 Nov
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, got married on Tuesday in a small ceremony in Birmingham, central England, she announced on social media. "Today marks a precious day in my life. Asser (Malik) and I tied the knot to be partners for life,"…
11 Jun 2021
A firebrand Pakistani scholar has been detained for making death threats against Nobel prize laureate Malala Yousafzai over her comments on marriage, officials said Friday.
9 Mar 2021
Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize as a teenager after surviving a Taliban assassination attempt, has signed a deal with Apple TV+ that will see her produce dramas and documentaries that focus on women and children. The multi-year partnership would "draw on her ability to inspire people around the world", the…
6 Sep 2020
Confident, self-assured, dependable and go-getter perfectly describes the man that is Hamzat Lawal but when we ask him to describe himself, he is short of words. “Hmmm, this is interesting, I have to tell you about myself outside of what I do,” Lawal, the 2019 United Nations SDG Actions Award winner says. A few more…
19 Jun 2020
Nobel Prize-winning activist Malala Yousafzai, who moved to Britain after being shot for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, described her joy Friday at graduating from Oxford University.
10 Dec 2018
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Malala Yousafzai, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to allocate 6 per cent of Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to education funding.
12 Jul 2018
The UN has designated July 12, which is Yousafzai's birthday, Malala Day in honour of the young woman who has been a prominent activist for female education since her early teens. Here are the interesting facts about Malala At 17 years old, Malala is the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize since its inception…
12 Jul 2018
Malala Yousafzai is a Pakistani education advocate who, at the age of 17, became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after surviving an assassination attempt by the Taliban. Born on July 12, 1997, Yousafzai became an advocate for girls' education when she herself was still a child, As a young girl, Malala…
12 Jul 2018
Happy birthday to the bravest girl in the world. Born on July 12, 1997, in Pakistan, Malala Yousafzai started advocating for women's rights in education in 2008. On July 12, 2013, she delivered an impassioned speech at the United Nations (UN) headquarters on the need for gender equality in education. The address saw several rounds…
30 Mar 2018
Malala Yousafzai's whereabouts in Pakistan were being kept a tightly-guarded secret Friday, one day after her emotional return more than five years after being shot by Taliban gunmen.
29 Mar 2018
Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai returned to Pakistan Thursday, saying tearfully that it was "a dream" to come home for the first time since she was airlifted to Britain after being shot in the head by a Taliban gunman more than five years ago.
8 Aug 2017
It was her second coming; Pakistani rights activist for girl-child education and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai, was in Nigeria recently to further drum up campaign for the girl-child education.

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