Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai said ahead of receiving the Nobel Peace Prize on Wednesday that she hopes to pursue a career in politics.
She said that she may even aspire to be prime minister of Pakistan once she has completed her studies in the UK.
She further said that she inspired by the assassinated former premier Benazir Bhutto.
The 17-year-old has been jointly awarded the prize with Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner.
Malala was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen in October 2012 for campaigning for girls’ education.
She is the youngest ever recipient of the prize.MYNEWSHUB