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Former Nigerian finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Becomes New DG Of WTO

👤 Adenike Lucas, Editor, DENISAURUS News

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a former Nigerian Finance Minister has become the first African Director General of World Trade Organization, WTO.

Dr Okonjo-Iweala, who served as Finance Minister during the Goodluck Jonathan regime, is also the first woman to be made the head of the WTO.

DENISAURUS News understands that the 66-year-old whose candidacy was endorsed by the President of America, Joe Biden, will serve as DG till 2025.

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