Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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6 Nov
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed appreciation to Cote d’Ivoire for lending its support to Dr Akinwumi Adesina, and Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerians, in attaining their present positions.
13 Oct
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, is to speak at next Tuesday’s Global Investment Summit (GIS) in London along with British Prime Minister
24 Jun
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and ex-Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; Governor of the Central Bank...
28 May
Eminent Nigerians gathered on Tuesday evening at the International Conference Centre in Abuja, as several industry leaders including World Trade Organisation
21 Mar
The visit of the new Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, (WTO) marked the highpoint of a week of loaded engagements
18 Mar
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has refuted fresh reports that her father, Prof. (Obi) Chukuka Okonjo, who passed away in 2019
16 Mar
World Trade Organisation director-general Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala said the organisation is concerned about how Nigeria is managing its foreign exchange. “The WTO is concerned about foreign exchange, the way we manage it and how we use it to support manufacturing, export and import in our economy, ” Okonjo-Iweala told reporters after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari…
15 Mar
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is meeting in a closed-door currently with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria's former Minister of Finance is on a five-day working visit, two weeks after she resumed the office of the global body on 1st March 2021. The former…
15 Mar
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Monday said encouragement from Nigerians on social media, especially the youths, contributed to her win as the director-general of the World Trade Organisation. “I say it and I will not stop saying it – without all of you and without support from ordinary…
1 Mar
Today, March 1, 2021, in faraway Geneva, Switzerland, Nigerians complete the takeover of the leaderships of trading bureaucracies as they affect Africa and the world as a whole
20 Feb
Wife of Abia State governor, Nkechi Ikpeazu, has described the new Director General (DG) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the pride of Nigerian women
17 Feb
President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the newly-elected Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and President, African Development Bank


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China's Twitter-like social media platform Weibo fell during its debut on the Hong Kong stock exchange Wednesday as investors remain wary of tech during Beijing's crackdown on the sector.
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Baskets upon baskets of luscious-looking tomato seeds gathered from the farms. 70 youths who were part of the Oyo Hub of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Agrihub Nigeria, launched in August 2021, were excited as they harvested their crops. “We are almost finished with this cycle of harvest,” a delighted Waheed Oni, Agrihub…