Activist and Nobel Prize recipient Malala Yousafzai declared her wedding on Twitter Tuesday.

The 24-calendar year-aged stated that she and her newly-wed partner, identified only as Asser, held a compact nikkah, an Islamic marriage ceremony at which a pair indications a marital contract. They tied the knot at their dwelling in Birmingham, England.

“Today marks a precious working day in my everyday living,” Yousafzai wrote in her announcement. 

Photos accompanying the post present her and her husband sitting with her mom and dad, Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai.

Yousafzai’s announcement arrived just a number of months right after she explained she was doubtful about the concept of relationship in a July 2021 interview with British Vogue.

“I even now really don’t recognize why people have to get married,” she explained. “If you want to have a person in your everyday living, why do you have to sign relationship papers, why can’t it just be a partnership?” 

In her Twitter announcement, even so, the human legal rights activist expressed exhilaration for her and her husband’s long run as a married couple.

“We are thrilled to walk jointly for the journey forward,” she wrote.