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#BeLikeNgoziChallenge trends as Nigerians dress up like Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to celebrate her emergence as WTO Director-General

#BeLikeNgoziChallenge is currently trending on Nigerian Twitter as Nigerians share photos of themselves dressed in African print and headgear that is peculiar to former...

I was surprised Trump blocked my WTO job

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Finance Minister has said that she was surprised that President Donald Trump’s administration could stand in her way...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala confirmed as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization WTO

Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been confirmed as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization. She becomes the seventh...

US finally backs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for Next WTO Director

The Biden administration on Friday, Feb 5, said the U.S. would support Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next director-general of the World Trade Organization, hours after...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s rival to withdraw from the race for WTO DG

The stage seems to be set for Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to emerge as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) as her only opponent, South Korean Yoo...

Why US opposed Okonjo-Iweala as consensus candidate for WTO Director-General

The United States opposed Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the consensus candidate to lead the WTO.   It has now been revealed that the US said it is supporting South Korean...

US rejects Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s appointment as WTO Director-General

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was slated to be the new Director-General of the World Trade Organization. However there has been an unexpected glitch in the process.   In a last...