US CONTINUES OPPOSITION AS NGOZI OKONJO IWEALA SET TO BE ANNOUNCED AS WTO DG

Bola Olajuwon, Gbade Ogunwale, Nduka Chiejina, Eric Ikhilae, Abuja and Sunny Nwankwo, Umuahia   FORMER Finance Minister Mrs. Ngozi Okojo-Iweala will eventually be confirmed as World Trade Organisation (WTO) Director-General, despite the United States (U.S.) opposition, the Federal Government said on Wednesday Senior Special Assistant Read More …

WTO SHUNS EGYPT’S PROTEST, ACCEPTS NGOZI OKONJO IWEALA’S NOMINATION FOR THE POST OF DG

Kayode Oyero The World Trade Organisation on Tuesday acknowledged Nigeria’s nomination of a former Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, for the position of director-general. Announcing in a statement, WTO wrote, “Nigeria, on 9 June 2020, nominated Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the post Read More …