Teenage icon: Rome again honours Malala, father collects reward

The Muslim Times’ Editor for Pakistan

Credit: Xpress Tribune

Published: December 30, 2012
Malala’s father is a former teacher and headmaster. PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

The city government of Rome has conferred a peace and humanitarian action award upon child activist Malala Yousafzai, a press release said on Saturday.

Last month, Malala was also honoured with honorary citizenship of Rome (Sittadino Romano) and the Ambassador of Pakistan to Italy Tehmina Janjua received the document on her behalf, the press release said.

Angela Stiena

Mayor of Rome Gianni Alemanno gave the 2012 edition of the Rome Prize for Peace and Humanitarian Action to Ziauddin Yousafazai on behalf of his daughter at a ceremony on December 20, it said. More

1 reply

  1. Great Acheivement for child Malala.
    we wish you all the best and may you take great steps n strides in achieving your goals for the fairer sex in these jet age of 21st century.
    wish you a very speedy recovery! keep it up, my child.

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