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Malala Yousafzai graduates from Oxford University with a philosophy, politics and economics degree

Malala Yousafzai graduated from Oxford University with a philosophy, politics and economics degree on Friday, 9 years after being shot by the Taliban after campaigning for ladies to be to be educated in her native Pakistan.

The youngest ever winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, now 24, took to Instagram to share transferring photos of her commencement ceremony, which was initially as a result of happen in May 2020, however was delayed by Covid and moved to the Autumn of 2021.

Malala was seen posing in her hat and robe as she stood by the college, in addition to alongside her proud mother and father Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai and new husband Asser Malik.

It comes simply months after the Taliban excluded ladies from returning to secondary college and changed Afghanistan’s ladies’s ministry with an all-male ‘vice and advantage’ division. 

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Malala Yousafzai graduated from Oxford University with a philosophy, politics and economics degree on Friday, nine years after being shot by the Taliban as she campaigned for girls to be to be educated in her native Pakistan

Malala Yousafzai graduated from Oxford University with a philosophy, politics and economics degree on Friday, 9 years after being shot by the Taliban as she campaigned for ladies to be to be educated in her native Pakistan

Sharing photos on campus and surrounded by mates and household, Malala appeared radiant and light-heartedly captioned the snaps: ‘Some Latin was mentioned and apparently I’ve a degree’. 

The publish racked up over 600,000 likes and hundreds of messages of congratulations from her followers.

Malala’s new husband additionally celebrated her commencement with two images to Twitter, writing: ‘The place we first met felt a little extra particular on Malala’s commencement day’. 

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Malala was seen posing in her hat and gown as she stood by the university, as well as alongside her new husband Asser Malik

Malala was seen posing in her hat and robe as she stood by the college, in addition to alongside her new husband Asser Malik

Malala shared a snap as she posed with her proud parents Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai and wrote: 'Some Latin was said and apparently I have a degree'

Malala shared a snap as she posed along with her proud mother and father Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai and wrote: ‘Some Latin was mentioned and apparently I’ve a degree’

In September Islamists excluded ladies from returning to secondary college in Afghanistan, however ordered boys and male lecturers again to the classroom.

The hardline group ousted the US-backed authorities in August, promising a softer model of rule than their repressive reign within the Nineties, when ladies had been largely banned from schooling and work.

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But the diktat from the schooling ministry was the newest transfer from the brand new authorities to threaten ladies’s rights.  

Ms Yousafzai was shot within the head by a Taliban gunman on the age of 15 after campaigning for ladies to be educated in her native Pakistan.

Miraculously, she survived and was rushed to Britain for medical therapy, and continued along with her extraordinary work. It culminated with Malala turning into the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2014, at simply 17.

Her passionate beliefs on feminine equality had been formed by her father and fellow ladies’s rights advocate Mr Yousafazi, a former trainer who publicly spoke out towards the Taliban and their makes an attempt to shut ladies’ faculties, even earlier than she was shot by them.

July British Vogue cowl star Malala beforehand instructed the publication she loved ‘every and each second’ at Oxford University together with visiting McDonald’s and taking part in poker.   

The Nobel Prize laureate mentioned: ‘I used to be enthusiastic about actually something. Going to McDonald’s or taking part in poker with my mates or going to a discuss or an occasion.

‘I used to be having fun with every and each second as a result of I had not seen that a lot earlier than.’

She mentioned she had ‘by no means actually been within the firm of individuals my very own age as a result of I used to be recovering from the incident, and travelling world wide, publishing a e book and doing a documentary, and so many issues had been occurring’.

‘At college I lastly obtained a while for myself.’

Ms Yousafzai mentioned her fame affected her education in Birmingham, the place she was educated after leaving Pakistan.

‘People would ask me issues like, ‘What was it like once you met Emma Watson, or Angelina Jolie or Obama?” she mentioned.

‘And I would not know what to say. It’s awkward, since you need to go away that Malala exterior the college constructing, you need to simply be a scholar and a good friend.’ 

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This month Malala shocked her tens of millions of supporters world wide by getting married in a small, transferring ceremony at her Birmingham house. 

This month Malala surprised her millions of supporters around the world by getting married in a small, moving ceremony at her Birmingham home

This month Malala shocked her tens of millions of supporters world wide by getting married in a small, transferring ceremony at her Birmingham house 

It is unknown how long Malala and Mr Malik have been dating but in June 2019, they were pictured together with a group of friends watching England play Pakistan at Edgbaston

It is unknown how lengthy Malala and Mr Malik have been relationship however in June 2019, they had been pictured along with a group of mates watching England play Pakistan at Edgbaston 

The graduate beforehand spoke of her pleasure for the ‘journey forward’ after tying the knot with Pakistani cricket coach Asser Malik, considered in his thirties, in a relationship that had been saved secret from the broader world. 

Malala shared candy pictures from the Nikkah – Islamic bridal ceremony – the place she wore a lovely pink bridal outfit.

Malala captioned the images: ‘Today marks a valuable day in my life. Asser and I tied the knot to be companions for all times.

‘We celebrated a small nikkah ceremony at house in Birmingham with our households. Please ship us your prayers. We are excited to stroll collectively for the journey forward.’

On his personal Twitter publish, Malala’s father mentioned he and his spouse had been ‘overwhelmed with pleasure and gratitude.’ including ‘Alhamdulillah,’ an Arabic phrase that means ‘reward be to God.’

Malala and Asser’s relationship had been saved secret from the broader world. 

The solely trace of the blossoming romance got here in July when Asser, the excessive efficiency supervisor of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), posted a birthday message to his future spouse which learn ‘Happy Birthday to probably the most superb Malala’ alongside a {photograph} of the couple standing subsequent to one another.

It is unknown how lengthy Malala and Mr Malik have been relationship however in June 2019, they had been pictured along with a group of mates watching England play Pakistan at Edgbaston.

News of her marriage ceremony took social media abruptly, however tens of hundreds of well-wishers together with Jemima Khan, Greta Thunberg and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau despatched messages of congratulations to the completely satisfied couple.

Malala was brought to the UK for specialist hospital treatment after Taliban gunmen shot her in the face while she was catching a bus to go to school in Pakistan nine years ago after campaigning for women's rights

Malala was dropped at the UK for specialist hospital therapy after Taliban gunmen shot her within the face whereas she was catching a bus to go to high school in Pakistan 9 years in the past after campaigning for ladies’s rights

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