KARACHI: The entire Pakistani nation is praying for Malala Yousafzai to win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize which will be announced in Oslo today.The 16-year-old, who was shot by the Taliban last year, would be the youngest winner of any Nobel.
Since recovering from her injuries, she has toured the world, becoming a global celebrity.
On Thursday, she won the Sakharov Award, the European Parliament's 50,000-euro ($65,000) human rights award.
International Children's Peace Prize nominee, 2011
National Youth Peace Prize, 2011
Sitara-e-Shujaat, Pakistan's third-highest civilian bravery award, October 2012
Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice, November 2012
Rome Prize for Peace and Humanitarian Action, December 2012
International Children’s Peace Prize, Kids Rights, 2013
Portrait of Yousafzai by Jonathan Yeo displayed at National Portrait Gallery, London
Ambassador of Conscience Award from Amnesty International
2013 Clinton Global Citizen Awards from Clinton Foundation.