Posts Tagged ‘Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’

Presidency Vows Support For Okonjo-Iweala – Garba Shehu

The Presidency has assured that Nigeria will continue giving its unshaking support to ensure that Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala wins the race to become Director-General World Trade Organisation (WTO). This was disclosed in an interview with the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Garba Shehu The Presidency through […]

WTO DG Elections: Australia’s First Female Prime Minister Praises, Endorses Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Nigeria’s Candidate for the position of director-general at the World Trade Organization has seen increased support in the past few weeks, the latest being a direct endorsement message from the first female Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard. Gillard, who served as Australia’s 27th Prime Minister, on Monday lauded Dr. Okonjo-Iweala’s competence and achievements, saying […]

/OPINION/ Take It Or Leave It: Dr. Okonjo-Iweala Is Africa’s Best Candidate For WTO’s Director-General Elections

by Olatorera Dickson-amusa I first heard Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s name when I was about ten years old; an ambitious child with her head in the clouds and so many dreams that they seemed more real than reality. I was at that stage of childhood when you want to be absolutely everything; doctor, writer, teacher, president, […]

To Beat #Covid19, Governments Need to Open Up – WTO Candidate, Okonjo-Iweala Speaks On Accountability

“We won’t recover from the pandemic unless leaders can persuade citizens that they’re spending wisely”– Dr. Iweala Nigeria’s World Trade Organization candidate for the position of Director- General, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Sunday opined that the way to a full recovery from the Covid-19 virus, would be to develop a new social compact between governments […]

WTO DG Elections: Emeka Ihedioha Joins Long Line Of Okonjo-Iweala’s Supporters

Former Imo State Governor, Emeka Nkem Ihedioha has expressed firm support in backing Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s candidacy for the position of World Trade Organization Director General. “My name is Emeka Nkem Ihedioha, I endorse Dr @NOIweala for World Trade Organization (@WTO) Director General.I wholeheartedly support her campaign to bring fresh ideas onboard to energize the […]

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala eyes World Bank Presidency

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has declared that she is ready to take up the job of President of the World Bank, if she is nominated. It would be recalled that current President, Jim Yong Kim, announced his sudden resignation from the job earlier this month about three years ahead of the […]