Netizens welcome Malala’s homecoming

March 29, 2018





Twitter was flooded with welcome messages as soon as it was reported that Malala Yousafzai, the world’s youngest Nobel laureate, was returning to Pakistan after more than five years.

#MalalaYousafzai remains a top trend on Twitter ever since her arrival in the federal capital, where she was warmly greeted by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and members of his cabinet.

The 22-year-old Oxford student was airlifted to a hospital in London in 2012, days after being shot by a Taliban gunman in the head.

She miraculously survived the shooting and later went on win a Nobel Peace award for her global campaign for girls’ education.