Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala slays in traditioanal Ankara outfit as she resumed as new WTO DG! Here are 5 issues she will address! Video👇

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance and the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has resumed work today as the new Director-General of the World Trade Organisation.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, dressed in her traditional Ankara blouse, skirt and head tie was meet with officials of the organisation at the headquarters of organisation in Geneva, Switzerland.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The finance expert becomes the first woman and African to lead the 26-year-old organisation.

As she begins her tenure today, Nzogi Okonjo-Iweala has highlighted some of the key issues she will be addressing on her first day in office.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

She revealed that she will be addressing the issue of Covid-19 and how it has affected the global economy, and how the WTO can contribute to solutions, concluding a deal on fisheries negotiation among other issues.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala added that being the first woman and African only means one thing, she has to produce results.

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Her four-year tenure expires on the 1st of March 2025 after which she will be possibly re-elected another term.

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