Activist and Nobel Prize recipient Malala Yousafzai introduced her wedding day on Twitter Tuesday.
The 24-year-aged mentioned that she and her recently-wed husband, determined only as Asser, held a modest nikkah, an Islamic relationship ceremony at which a pair indications a marital agreement. They tied the knot at their residence in Birmingham, England.
“Currently marks a cherished day in my life,” Yousafzai wrote in her announcement.
Currently marks a valuable day in my daily life.
Asser and I tied the knot to be companions for daily life. We celebrated a little nikkah ceremony at home in Birmingham with our households. Please send us your prayers. We are excited to wander jointly for the journey ahead.
: @malinfezehai pic.twitter.com/SNRgm3ufWP
— Malala (@Malala) November 9, 2021
Shots accompanying the post exhibit her and her husband sitting with her dad and mom, Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai.
Yousafzai’s announcement came just a couple of months following she mentioned she was not sure about the notion of relationship in a July 2021 job interview with British Vogue.
“I nevertheless really don’t have an understanding of why men and women have to get married,” she stated. “If you want to have a particular person in your everyday living, why do you have to indicator marriage papers, why just cannot it just be a partnership?”
In her Twitter announcement, however, the human rights activist expressed excitement for her and her husband’s long run as a married couple.
“We are psyched to wander alongside one another for the journey ahead,” she wrote.