Thursday, 27th January 2022
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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

14 Jan
We live in a world that is transforming, where norms are disrupted at the speed of light. However, a dimension of disruption that I still look forward to – the transfer of presidential power to the womenfolk.
15 Dec
Despite a slowdown in new trade restrictions unrelated to the pandemic, the stockpile of unrepealed restrictive measures that have accumulated since the World Trade Organisation’s monitoring exercise...
9 Dec
Nigeria's former finance minister and current director-general of the World Trade Organisation Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and filmmaker Mo Abudu have been recognised by Forbes among the world's most powerful women in 2021.
17 Nov
Not long after, I guided an official visit of Governor Mimiko and his delegation to Maryland, USA, a sister state of Ondo State and also facilitated a request for assistance from the Johns Hopkins University...
4 Nov
Nigeria’s bilateral trade with Taiwan moved to N22 billion in the first nine months of this year, increasing by over 118.35 per cent this year. This is as Taiwan yesterday
31 Oct
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says Nigeria’s banking sector has contributed immensely to the development of the country and indeed the continent.
1 Oct
With just seven months into her four-year tenure as the Director General at the World Trade Organisation (WTO), there are reports that Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is growing frustrated
17 Sep
Kings College Old Boys Association (KCOBA) will, tomorrow, engage government and stakeholders in a hybrid symposium on how to change the status quo and recreate national ethos. The symposium, which will commemorate the 112th year anniversary of the institution, will have Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as keynote speaker, and Director General…
15 Sep
Nigeria's Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is the only Nigerian on 2021 The Time's 100 Most Influential People in the world.
29 Aug
The Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, said the state, in its three decades of existence, has been a potpourri of diversity and inclusion, trials and triumphs and growth and stability.
17 Aug
A media regulator faulted a Swiss newspaper on Tuesday for sexism over a headline earlier this year describing the World Trade Organization's highly qualified new chief merely as a "grandmother".
2 Aug
The precarious state of Nigeria’s (and indeed Africa’s) public debt was re-echoed recently by eminent economic experts across the continent. This cry coming from renowned experts appears to be what the country...


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Ubong King Foundation (UKF) has reiterated its commitment towards empowering young entrepreneurs, especially through education and equipping them with critical thinking tools for societal development.
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SINGAPORE, 27 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Bybit, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, has completed the integration of the Arbitrum mainnet. With this integration, Bybit users can now deposit and withdraw Ether (ETH), Tether (USDT) and USD Coin (USDC) on the Arbitrum network from Jan. 27 onwards.  What is Arbitrum?Arbitrum is an Ethereum Layer…
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In inaugural foundation annual letter, CEO Mark Suzman reflects on evolution of foundation’s governance and work to fight poverty, disease, and inequity globally SEATTLE AND LONDON, 27 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Today, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation appointed a board of trustees, with Strive Masiyiwa, Baroness Nemat (Minouche) Shafik, Thomas J. Tierney, and Gates Foundation…
36 mins ago
• Multi-year deal representing several hundred Mbps • Showcasing yet again satellite as a robust and cost-effective infrastructure to bridge the digital divide  PARIS, France, 26 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Intersat, one of Africa’s leading providers of Internet solutions, have signed a multi-year deal representing several hundred Mbps to…
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The family of Mr Japhtah Yekorogha, a cousin of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, abducted on Jan. 24, have, on Thursday, appealed to his abductors to release him unconditionally.