Global media company and American business magazine, Forbes, also named Chimamanda Adichie, Davido, Wizkid, Olugbenga Agboola and Mr Eazi among those that made the list.
Browsing: Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
The President said at a time Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has just planted Nigeria’s flag firmly in the international skyline by emerging the first woman Director-General of World Trade Organization, Prof Fuwape has equally kept the flag fluttering proudly.
The complaint was about Nigeria’s policy on dairy.
Okonjo-Iweala said this on Monday after and during her meetings with President Muhammadu Buhari and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama
Okonjo-Iweala resumed at the Geneva-based WTO on March 1, 2021, breaking a 26-year record by becoming the first female and first African director-general of the global trade and dispute settlement body.
This was just as the Senate resolved to expunge provisions of the law as contained in the Police Act, Federal Character Law, Electoral Act, Labour Act, Political Parties Constitutions, which infringes on the rights of women in Nigeria.
Obi made this call in his message to mark the International Women’s Day.
Ihuoma, a management consultant, whose firm, Crincad & Cari Nigeria Ltd was contracted by the PRTT for consultancy service, also told Justice Okon Abang how a renowned lawyer allegedly acquired a recovered property from the EFCC even while the property was still subject of litigation.
Luck is a very powerful factor in human affairs. As it turned out, Donald Trump lost the election. His loss is not a gain for the Democrats and Joe Biden/Kamala Harris alone, it was also a major gain for Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who has now benefitted from the change in the United States, as a globalist, liberal President emerges in the White House.
At least, three Swiss newspapers – Luzerner Zeitung, Aarguaer Zeitung and St. Galler Tagblatt – fetched their headlines from the gutter, making slight changes only after they were called out for racism.
President Muhammadu Buhari had on Tuesday sent the nomination of 40-year-old Bawa to the Senate for confirmation, saying the request was in accordance with paragraph 2 (3) of Part1, CAP E1 of EFCC Act 2004.
By her election on Monday, Okonjo-Iweala becomes the first female and first African WTO Director-General.
This was disclosed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), Malam Garba Shehu in a statement made available to newsmen on Monday.
Themed: “For a Greater Lagos: Setting The Tone For The Next Decade,” Ehingbeti 2021 has drawn about 150 speakers from across the world to discuss and deliberate on pragmatic optimisation of the inherent opportunities in Africa’s fifth largest economy and offer perspectives on how to manage the peculiar socio-economic landscape of Lagos State in the coming decade.
Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President, (Media & Publicity) stated this in a statement he made available to newsmen on Saturday.
Not that it matters to Trump one way or the other. We can only hope that after four years of spite, insults and hostilities, he might yet, in a fleeting moment of sanity, ask himself whether going out of his way to annoy or denigrate the continent was worth all the trouble.
The statement quoted Okonjo-Iweala as disclosing this after a closed-door meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, in Abuja.
Alaba gave the advice on Saturday in Abuja in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.
On October 28, the General Council of the WTO declared Dr. Okonjo-Iweala as the best suited candidate to occupy the position, but the United States of America challenged the declaration, adding that it would continue to support the next candidate in line, South Korea’s Minister of Trade, Yoo Myung-hee.
Okonjo-Iweala is one of two candidates contesting for the top position of the multilateral institution.