Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Nigeria’s former minister, has been finally appointed as the next director-general of the World Trade Organization.

According to a brief statement released by the WTO via its verified Twitter page, Okonjo-Iweala was appointed following the decision taken at a special meeting of the General Council on Monday, February 15. Nigeria’s former finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, is the new DG of the World Trade Organization.

Her term officially starts on Monday, March 1, 2021. Okonjo-Iweala is the first woman and the first African to head the international organisation.

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Nigeria’s former minister, has been finally appointed as the next director-general of the World Trade Organization. According to a brief statement released by the WTO via its verified Twitter page, Okonjo-Iweala was appointed following the decision taken at a special meeting of the General Council on Monday, February...