Malala Yousafzai attends first-ever lecture at Oxford

Some people study hard to attend their first university lecture, others like Malala Yousafzai go through other trials.

Financial Times
Financial Times

The world famous education campaigner showed the pvblic a photo from her first-ever class at Oxford University, five years after she was shot in the head by militants in Pakistan.

BBC reports she was shot on her way home from school back in 2012 after she wrote an anonymous diary on life under Taliban rule.

The 20-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner gained retweets and likes in just minutes after posting. 300,000 people retweeted, with 1 million liking her tweet.

Others tweeted Malala how inspiring she was to every girl out there.

Malala and her family relocated to Birmingham, UK after recovering from her near-fatal injuries.

Malala became an advocate for the fight to help improve girls’ literacy around the world. In 2017, she officially became the youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace.

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