Nominated by Save the Children International, Nigeria

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Madina, a survivor of multiple insurgent attacks on her school and home in Nigeria, has been deeply affected by the loss of a close friend to child marriage. As a result, she has become a passionate advocate against the practice and is committed to promoting education for all, particularly for girls. Her personal experience has motivated her to work towards ensuring that every child has access to basic education. Madina believes that every child has the potential to succeed and wants to serve as a role model for her peers, inspiring them to strive for their full potential.