LONDON: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that she had tied the knot in a private ceremony.
Malala tweeted that the couple celebrated a small nikah ceremony at home in Birmingham. She tweeted exclusive images of her wedding and requested people to send prayers to the newly-weds’ way.
Today marks a precious day in my life.
Asser and I tied the knot to be partners for life. We celebrated a small nikkah ceremony at home in Birmingham with our families. Please send us your prayers. We are excited to walk together for the journey ahead.
📸: @malinfezehai pic.twitter.com/SNRgm3ufWP
— Malala (@Malala) November 9, 2021
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulated Malala on her wedding and sent her good wishes via tweet.
Congratulations, Malala and Asser! Sophie and I hope you enjoyed your special day – we’re wishing you a lifetime of happiness together.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) November 9, 2021
General (R) Asim Saleem Bajwa also congratulated Malala and prayed for happiness.
Bohat Mubarak to you and your entire family. Prayers for all the happiness in life
— Asim Saleem Bajwa (@AsimSBajwa) November 9, 2021
Apple CEO Tim Cook also tweeted a congratulatory message to Malala and her husband, Asser.
Congratulations to you and Asser! Wishing you all the best as you begin your new life together.
— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) November 10, 2021